Serial library passage Jun 28

29 Jun

Last night I had a dream. Dad was almost dead. He was still conscious, but he could hardly get out of bed. But he got up anyway and he got his saxophone and he played a solo. I couldn’t believe he was doing it, but somehow it seemed right. It seemed like it would kill him. He was holding the notes too long. There was no way he could have that much breath left in him to do that. After he stopped playing he collapsed. He lay on his back on the floor. “There,” he said without opening his eyes.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: