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Created for NYC Midnight creative writing competitions.
FFC=Flash Fiction Challenge  SSC=Short Story Challenge


Mourning Dove  (SSC)
by Terri McCormick
Genre: Open

Subject: A dying wish

Character: A janitor


A troubled middle-aged woman finds out her lost love died a seemingly lonely janitor. Her wish? To feel him inside her again.

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