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We’ll Meet Again Someday

by Journals & Stories

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January 12, 2022

Chapter 13

Judith took a bite of her baked scrod. “Is it good?” asked Conrad. Judith looked up and glanced across the table at Conrad, just as a toddler began wailing a few tables away from theirs. It wasn’...


January 11, 2022

Chapter 12

Riana was walking her bike through the gate at the side of the house and into the backyard two days later when Stacey emerged from the back of the house carrying a box. What got Riana’s attention...


January 11, 2022

Chapter 11

Riana took a deep breath and exhaled slowly, tucking any stray hairs that might’ve fallen from the knot she tied her hair in. The time had come to clean Stacey’s house. She wasn’t sure if she was...


January 10, 2022

Chapter 10

Riana was entering a series of daily sweeps when she heard a knock on her door. She rose to open it. Stacey stood outside. She looked lovely in her floral sundress, hair pulled back with a shiny ...


January 10, 2022

Chapter 9

The Present… Stacey wrapped her legs around James as he pumped her higher and higher. Their bodies were slick with sweat. The sheets were damp beneath them. Stacey moaned in ecstasy, eyes closed,...


January 09, 2022

Chapter 8

The Past… Come Christmastime of 1992, two months after her spat with Stacey, she would learn that having a single woman living next to her wouldn’t necessarily guarantee her any more peace than a...


January 09, 2022

Chapter 7

The Present… “Damn her!” Stacey huffed, gazing out the spacious kitchen window and into the backyard. “What the hell does she think she’s doing?” “What? What is she doing?” asked James with conce...


January 08, 2022

Chapter 6

Fifteen Years Ago… “Is she spying on me or what? Just what is it with her?” Riana wondered aloud as she and Mark sat by the pool with Kara and Randy the next day. “I asked her the same thing,” sa...


January 07, 2022

Chapter 5

Stacey put her Kindle down in her lap and gazed at her sleeping husband beside her. She watched him sleep for a few minutes, then placed her Kindle on the nightstand by the bed and quietly left t...


January 07, 2022

Chapter 4

Ten minutes after speaking with her husband, Stacey came through the guesthouse door without even knocking. Riana quickly brushed aside her tears. She’d be damned if she’d let the bitch know that...


January 06, 2022

Chapter 3

Riana checked out the mini-refrigerator as Blondie, her cream-colored rat, found a comfortable spot on the floor between some boxes in which to curl up and nap. She hoped she wouldn’t feel too cl...


January 06, 2022

Chapter 2

Stacey Abbington drove her Camry into the double-car garage and closed the door behind her with the remote that was clipped to her visor. She went to the door that led straight to the kitchen and...


January 05, 2022

Chapter 1

Written in 2007, Revised in 2020 “Hello, my name is Riana Brennan. I’m calling about the ad for a live-in housekeeper.” “Hi, Riana. I’m James Abbington,” came the masculine reply at the other end...


Book Description

Riana had a crush on her apartment manager, Stacey.

Stacey wasn’t very nice to Riana, although Riana never understood why.

Fifteen years later they would meet again under some rather interesting circumstances. Eventually, Riana learns the reason behind Stacey’s wrath all those years ago, and it won’t be long before Stacey becomes dangerously obsessed and Riana’s concerns turn to genuine fear.