The Wait

Rejection doesn’t kill as much as waiting does. It’s like tying a noose around your neck and waiting for your life to ebb away. Okay. Maybe that’s not a right way to anticipate for an answer. But the lack of clarity took a toll on my single-dimensional, mundane life. What is her answer? Is it a yes? Is it a…

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The First Meet

She sat there, at the innermost section of the coffee shop, the venue which we had mutually agreed upon for our first meet. She was constantly looking at her high-end smartphone. I observed her for a few seconds from the bookstore opposite to the coffee shop, wondering why it was a big deal to meet her. She was synchronously setting…

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Some Day of the Timeline

“I shall not take NO for an answer,” with hands folded around the arms, my seventy-year-old girlfriend stood in front of me. Her feet firmly set on the ground; she had made it a point to block my pathway without giving me any chance to cut her talks or vanish into thin air. “What’s the big deal, Grammy?” Clearly upset…

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Prologue

“Are you done?” She asked me. June. My best friend. “What?” I enquired as if I never heard what she spoke. In fact, it was true. I could never hear whatever she spoke. I could never hear whatever the world spoke about it. Some stopped me by giving advice. Some stopped me by creating obstacles. Some just told me that…

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F̶o̶r̶e̶w̶o̶r̶d

Four Words, before you start. For each other, of each other. This statement is more than enough for a lifetime. The effort and the pain, Jack puts into his love for Rose is a symbol of devotion, passion and emotion. How can it be that when Jack, who wholeheartedly puts in every effort to make his love for Rose eternal,…

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Dedication

Dear Reader, ‘Jack And Rose’ is more than just a book. It’s a journey. And like the previous time, before you begin your journey from the first page to the last page, there is something that I wish to share. This book would have remained incomplete without the trust that you instilled in me. I thank you from the deepest…

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