Romance (and scifi and fantasy) reading enthusiast, general lover of puppies and kitty kats, dark chocolate snatcher, writing playgirl, coffee luvah, chai latte chuggah, kidlet toting mama of one plus marriage credentials.
Very good, especially considering the short length. Great worldbuilding, wonderful character development. I was emotionally invested, even shed a tear of two. Eager to read more of this authorial pair's short stories now. This is how a short story should be done.