Final Arrangements by Michelle Kiefer ------------------------------------------------------------------------ "The apartment had a musty, long-abandoned smell to it as if she'd been gone for months instead of days. There was a thin film of dust on the table; her empty mug still sat beside a week old newspaper. They were signs of a life ticking away its finite minutes. She had been so very aware that last morning here of how few minutes were left." ------------------------------------------------------------------------ *Click image to read* * Stories* * Home*