Like a chimney

I have never smoked a cigarette— not even a puff— which surprises people. I promised my mother I would not when I was younger, and I never break my promises to my mother. except when I do. So it surprised me when I began to cough black smoke which issued forth in my mouth which …

Ocean Heart

I had been sick with a cough for a week

Hands

I was not the last to touch her,