In His House
Free edition, Copyright 2011 by Marc Roman
Published by Smashwords.
Any semblance to real people, places, things, or events, is entirely coincidental.
I woke up early to a bright summer day, but didn't want to leave my bed. It's not
that I had had a rough sleep, but that I was content to just lie there, soaking in the
atmosphere of my surroundings. It was my final day at a bed and breakfast, in the heart of
the American countryside. Normally, I couldn't afford such a stay, for in my life I could
barely even make ends meet. I had little money to eat, let alone take a much needed
vacation. I had a cynical attitude towards life, but this place had left a pleasant effect
I had won this reprieve in a contest, one that I normally wouldn't have entered. I
was flipping through the newspaper, letting my eyes slide past most of it due to the