The Friday Fix
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The Friday Fix

The Pier


They watched the sunset from the end of the pier, kicking their feet out over the water as they’d done on their first date. Jake looked to his wife Ellie, and smirked, enamored with her beauty.

“All these years,” she said, “and I still can’t believe how beautiful it is.”



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Dan Leicht

Fiction writer. Coffee enthusiast. Writer of romance, mystery, and humor. The Centennial Courtship out now. Newsletter at