Don’t Worry, My Family Won’t Bother You Anymore.

A short story by Robert Cormack.

Robert Cormack
Aug 1 · 8 min read
Photo by Priscilla Du Preez on Unsplash

Celia and I talked earlier this afternoon—or she did, anyway. It was the first time we’d spoken in over a week. She kept telling me there was nothing left to say. I thought there was. I thought there was a lot more to say. She didn’t want to hear it. “I’m hanging up,” she said, and then she did.