Our Mother’s Jewellery

There was a knock on the cubby door. The boys' father lingered outside, stooping and looking in through the the crack of the door. “Let him in, Nate.” Nate unlatched the door and their father, grunting, squeezed his body sideways into the cubby. “Much obliged, boys,” he said, spilling his beer. “Dad!” yelled Hector. He [...]