Ain’t no sunshine when she’s gone
It’s not warm when she’s away…
“Wow ! that was pretty rad ! ” exclaimed the girl
“I didn’t know that you could sing !”
“I always knew I could sing well” sighed Joe as strummed a few
strings on his guitar , wistfully thinking how he could have pursued
his passion than followed what everyone at that time was doing , getting a corporate job…of course! it was at Anita ‘s insistence , that he worked at a job he had no interest in , but what good did it do now?!
he asked himself .
He was broke , Anita had left him for some other and all he had was his little girl and his music.
“Don’t worry pappah ! ” he felt a small hand on his lap as tears were beginning to well up in his eyes.
daddy will give you all the best things , he mused hugging her.
story 150 words
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