Woke Up Crying

Day Three

Troy Larson
2 min readDec 1, 2023

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This morning I woke up crying. Everything was great until I opened my eyes, when I was reminded by the garish print on our futon mattress that I was not in my bed. It all came crashing into me at once. This was not a bad dream or a boiling argument that would return to a simmer. My marriage is over.

I cried. Not for a long time, but enough to get it out, I think. I got up and got a cup of coffee…

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Troy Larson

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