August 20, 2008
Finally I replied to her question.
“Yes honey I will go over there,” I said. “I have to satisfy my curiosity. Three packages have arrive mysteriously and disappeared the same way. I even saw a car deliver the third one.”
“Then go,” said Grace.
“What?!” I asked.
“Go over there,” she said. “But do it tomorrow after the kids are in school.”
“You mean it?” I asked.
“I can’t stop you,” Grace replied. “Please be careful and come back to me.”
This last phrase was a promise I had made to her years ago when I was in the military.