Safe Heaven
No one on the phone once again. Tonight another call, unknown. Looking at the TV, Morgan had just hang up. While the reporter was announcing another deadly shooting at the Virginia’s High School, somewhere there was a bomb explosion. Already the war in the Middle East took many victims. Morgan lit another cigarette into the darkness. Morgan fed her exotic pet Gecko. Since her last marriage ended, Morgan had nightmares. Nevertheless, Eliza Jane Morgan was still furious with her husband. Twelve years ago, Morgan became a freelance writer. Nowadays, she had a small publishing house in her hometown of Charlottetown. While she was growing up, Morgan was writing dark short stories. In springtime, suddenly Paul J. Ferguson entered into her office. Then, he said “Hello”. Suddenly, when he slowly moved towards her, he brushed her lips for about a thousand years. Afterwards, they had a relationship for several years. Soon after the end of their lavish wedding, Paul had started with the affairs. Sometimes Paul went angry towards his wife. The paparazzi went after him everywhere. Then they moved back to the sunny beaches of California. Paul had a private jet. Sometimes he had vanished for months. He had never called. While they were staying inside their large mansion, the police showed up to their door almost every night. Soon Morgan had found out that Paul was broke. In the meantime, Morgan found out that she was pregnant with his third baby. Recently, as the court had decided in Paul’s favor; he got everything. He got to see her children only on the weekends. Soon Morgan paid to a private detective to follow him in town. Last night, while Morgan was staring up once again at the photos of her husband on the small tea-table; he was cheating with her best friend. Her husband was guilty. Paul Ferguson was relentless. He was a criminal. Frantically, she had heard why Paul did it. He explained about his earlier affairs as well as planning her murder. Her husband had changed overnight. He was a murderer. One million questions, no answer. Once again, Morgan was betrayed. On the next day, it was a new dawn. Morgan Ferguson left the room. The End