Dipping my toe into the 100 Word Challenge pool again with this week's entry, "Should I Stay Or Should I Go?", for the word "wisdom".
“Don't do it,” she said.
I looked at my sister. Older, wiser, married, with one perfect child and another on the way. Great job, great in laws, great teeth and long, perfect, straight hair.
“Don't do it,” she said again. “You know better.”
I looked down at my shoes. The leather on the tip reflected the sun back up at me. It hurt to look at it.
“You know he's going to cheat again. Don't go back to him,” she said, her voice starting to fray.
I looked up.
“I have to,” I said softly.