The Witch’s Son:
The Mandrake Ruse
Chapter 2: What made me love you?
A Valentine’s story by Scott Bury
What made me love you?
Copyright © 2012 by Scott Bury
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Published by The Written Word Communications Company at Smashwords
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Cover design by Scott Bury
“What made me love you?”
Do I have everything? Flowers, card, chocolate in a heart-shaped box, present.
He looked at the gift box. So small. Too small. But it’s all I can afford.
Matt took a deep breath and pulled on his jacket. Outside, the sun was getting lower. The days were getting noticeably longer again, but in mid-February, the sun set by 5:30.