My Daughters | Beep Stories

Two Daughters
March 2001
The light was still on as I walked into the kitchen. I
sat down and looked at the papers, old photographs,
and envelopes scattered on the table. I thought back
to the time almost a year ago before my world changed
and fell apart and then came back together again.

August 2000

Like many couples today, my wife June and I work long

hours just to keep our house together. This would have

been even more difficult if we hadn’t managed to get

different shifts so that we didn’t have to pay for