I don’t know when I’ll be back again. I don’t even know IF I’ll be back again. Like, ever. I took my phone out of my pocket and made one last call.
“Angelo?” a velvety voice answered at the other end.
“Akira…I’m off.” I didn’t say anything more. No other words were needed. Akira knew me well enough.
I hung up.
The heavy weight upon my heart would not go away. I mocked myself for my blurry vision and took one step closer to the jet…..