I’m sick, I said. But the doctor finally figured out what was wrong with me.

That’s good, he said. Are you feeling better?

It’ll take a while, I said. I’m sorry if you got caught in the cross-fire.

He didn’t answer.

A sunshower is a meteorological phenomenon in which rain falls while the sun is shining.

The pink of my palm sweats a little. My heart squeezes like a lemon.

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