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Gone By Tomorrow

Gone By Tomorrow

154 Reads 32 Votes 6 Part Story
Matthew Lee By cymbalpenguin Completed

"The stars shine back, as they did for millennia and forever will, with or without Charlie."

Charlie has three months to live. He is a one-year-old terminal cancer patient, awaiting his inevitable end. This story tells the tale of Mark, Charlie's father, and his grief.

Poor man. Sometimes, there isn't a reason or a why. Bad things happen to good people, and there's nothing we can do about it. Sometimes, there's no enemy to fight. Just a monster without form or face, eating your child.