Time

October 6, 2018

 

Time 

by Maddie M. White

 

Seconds ticked by on the clock. One, two, three… After sixty, it started over. In less than sixty seconds I saw her look up from the book she was reading. Her eyes met mine and changed me forever. She cracked a smile and looked back at the words on the page.

 

Minutes went slower. It took minutes to gather my courage to walk over