The Butterfly and the Apple TreeOnce upon a time, a farmer planted an apple seed. The young seedling was destined to grow into a beautiful tree and produce the finest apples. The farmer watered the seedling daily, fertilised its soil and shaped its branches season after season.
Many years passed and the tree finally blossomed. The flowers were beautiful and attracted the attention of birds, bees and butterflies. No other tree in the farm could match the beauty of the farmer's beloved apple tree.
One day, a blue butterfly with a golden tail-tip saw the apple tree and said "you are so beautiful and sweet, just like me - we should be friends." And so on each day, before the sun disappeared behind the hills, the butterfly would visit the apple tree and share stories about the world and its wonders outside of the farm. The apple tree was seduced by these stories and began to resent its life in the farm.
As the harvest season drew to an end it was time for the butterfly to leave, but the apple tree could not bear the thoug
Remedy Lane (from The Last Candle)Mu-onna (無女)
Felicia was startled by sudden howls of pain and distress. Her eyes shifted in the direction of the surgical bed, where a woman’s body lay beneath clot-stained fabric. Heavy breathing and peculiar whispers rose from beneath the sheets, merging together as the wobbly overhead fan cooled the intense tropical heat. Why did the screams remind her of Felix? She poured a glass of wine and returned to the laptop, and to her murky thoughts.
Trapped inside her head were the words Mayer and Rokitansky, bouncing mutely off the walls of her subconscious. She was only fourteen when the doctors told her about the syndrome. Felicia knew that she would never have a child to call her own, but none of this mattered any more. Even on the rare occasion that her mind drifted to the beating black hole in her chest, Felicia had no regrets. She blamed fate, not herself, for everything. For everything...
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