Brey brehg, Ad sepped sde he cue, vs scury d e ooded wh ree whe she sw hohg hd chged—o he décor; o he soe, queeeg she hd, wreess o God’s presece; o eve hepeke rks her y’s pew h her broher hd -ced decdes erer, d or whch he hd bee horoughy pushed. God reged Hs hgh heves d He reged he epceer o Hs epor kgdo Ds, HsdePrk Presbyer. Ad e herse drw o hs pce. She hd e herwo chdre wh her oher d coe o wder hroughhe church d ke sro dow eory e. Now h she ws here, she ws’ que sure wh o do wh herse, whch ws uusu. She hd hour beore she ws o ee A Aderso, her Reor, d pck up he keys o her ew hoe. Ths ws he frs usrucured hour she hd expereced ohs. She hd pcked ou re house o prevous rpo Ds ew weeks erer, bu he overs woud’ rrve wh her y’s beoggs or oher dy or wo, d hechdre woud’ be be o sr schoo u he oowg Mody. She ws cuy greu o hve e e o her-se er he uu o he s dys o he rrge—hepckg, he good-byes, he he cu ove hoe. Ths vso Hsde Prk Presbyer ws he frs e ohsh she hd bee whou ged e o cross o her s, whou phoe cs o reur, whou soehg h eededo be doe, rgh he d by her. So she wdered hroughhe church cpus he suerbe Ds he, gherse wh soeoe’s dscrded Sudy bue. For jus secod she oud herse ssg he coo oce breezeso Souher Cor. I gh o hve ever e ke hoe,
From GOOD CHRISTIAN BITCHES by Kim Gatlin. Copyright © 2008 Kim Gatlin.Published by Hyperion. Available wherever books are sold. All Rights Reserved.