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Sunday Micro Fiction: Found on CNN

This piece of “found” micro fic­tion comes from this arti­cle at CNN: here.

Then He Was Gone

That night, Joey kept vom­it­ing. His skin was pale and felt like an ice cube, his mother said. She called 911. En route to the hos­pi­tal, Holt watched as Joey’s heart rate dropped from 150 to 50 beats a min­ute. He said, “I love you, Mama. Hold my hand.“ 


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