Five Sentence Fiction — Alone

For Lillie McFerrin Writes – Five Sentence Fiction prompt: Alone.

What it’s all about: Five Sentence Fiction is about packing a powerful punch in a tiny fist. Each week Lillie will post a one word inspiration, then anyone wishing to participate will write a five sentence story based on the prompt word.

Alone

Alone

It’s very quiet at night; no nurses running around, machines being moved from room to room, visitors long gone. Only the constantly humming machine beside my bed comforts me. The machine has become my life. Life has become very simple now with an uncomplicated goal. My lover must keep humming.