Days of Christmas
Eight Maids A Milking
Marie picked up the violets that were lying on her bed. She flopped down exhausted at the day's events. Her student's semester finals were over, she had two weeks off, and a week and half with JC.
Marie crawled to the head of the bed, and pulled open the card.
Four days baby. Are you getting excited yet? Glad to have two weeks off? Today's letter is "R," for Ree, I love you and miss you. Soon.
She put the index card on the corkboard with the rest of the cards. Marie grinned looking at the cards. Getting up she went to put on her pajamas and lay around the house. Marie picked up the violets and put them in the vase by her bed.
The phone rang; she reached over and picked it up. "Hello?" She answered.
"Ms. Ray " JC cooed over the phone. Marie sat back down on the bed, "How are you doing?"
"Mmm wonderful." Marie answered, "How are you?"
"Just as good." He said, "I've got to go on stage in a few minutes."
"Oh-k." She rubbed the pillowcase between her fingers thoughtfully.
"What are your plans?" He asked watching the time closely.
"Lay around the house. Taking in the quiet atmosphere." She smiled pleasantly, "I wish you could be here."
"Me too. Quiet sounds nice. However, the crowd is calling. I gotta go." JC said.
"All right," Marie sighed, "I love you Josh. Kiss."
you too. See you soon Ree." He hung up.
"Will yu mar m"