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George Loftus's Writings

Short Story
Jun.29.2010
It’s Tues-- "Hello?" Shit. How long has she been standing there? "Oh my, excuse me, ma'am, did you need something?" "Yes, I asked three times if you could refill my popcorn and you just stood there, staring." "I'm sorry, ma'am, I didn't mean to keep you, here you go." "Do you have comment cards, son?"...
Short Story
Jun.29.2010
We haven't been sitting for even a minute when your shoulders shrug defiantly and then concede to gravity. We admire each other with gentle looks and warmer smiles, yet the initial stare is the only measurable acknowledgement you give me. It's too soon to say if this little get together was a mistake or not. We're not used to seeing each other, not like this. Now...