Downsizing after his death, she makes difficult decisions. Heirlooms, his suits, shoes, gone. The hardest? Her wedding gown, 50 years in its box. With parting tears she donates it, hoping another bride may enjoy her luck.
Halloween. The first child on her stoop, dressed for a wedding.
In her gown.
Tom Barlow is the author of Welcome to the Goat Rodeo and I’ll Meet You Yesterday.