The Samson Pill: Metamorphoses Chapter 7

VII. 16 years ago

Liz Baldwin stood at the kitchen sink washing dishes.  She had a dishwasher but when she had a lot on her mind, she preferred to wash dishes by hand.  Keeping her hands busy helped with the racing thoughts.  Her husband Jo was working late.  Again.  Conveniently enough.  He had dropped a bombshell before he left for work that morning about a promotion.  While a promotion seemed like a good thing Liz also knew it would involve a lot more work which translated to more time.  More time at the office and away from home. Jo already devoted so much time and energy to the office.  She preferred him to spend more time and energy at home with her and Cooper.  Their son was growing up, he was already nine.  Soon he would be a teenager and then all to quickly he’d leave for college.  Liz knew now was the time for a father and son bond to develop.

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