SATURDAY 22nd AUGUST 2020 ~ FLASH FICTION
by John Yeo
Mary was of a nervous disposition, she was due to go for surgery to remove an unwanted growth on her neck. Fortunately for her the growth disappeared. She was elated until a further diagnosis was revealed.
‘Sorry you have an advanced form of cancer.’
Mary, shocked at the impact of this word, just sobbed her heart out.
Then a brand new treatment had an even bigger impact?