Qalb - Story of the Heart
He'd heard that too many times already. But his eyes were watering, his hands were shaking. He couldn't focus right now. The scalpel shook vigorously in his hand. He blinked, trying to clear his vision but it wasn't working. What had he done?
Dr.Laeeq Abdullah is a content man. He thinks he already has all he needs in life. He's too busy to add more responsibility right now. He has a stable job at the hospital, a good family consisting of a mother, sister and a father and he has his colleagues. What more could he possibly need to make his life more colourful?
Leila Muhammad is the epitome of happiness. She wishes happiness on every soul that she meets. Her happiness lies in the happiness of those around her. As she strives for them to be happy, she forgets that one day, they'll all be too busy in their own lives; then what of her happiness?
Can the contentment and happiness exist together?
© writer_muslimah, 2017