Home is Where the Heart is!


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I struggled to hold back my tears as I looked at the disheveled pillows. They reminded me of Grandma, gone away now, forever.

I choked up as I remembered her gentle smile and kind eyes.

If only she’d agreed to leave the pillows when the pest control human had been called.


273 characters.

Written in response to Kat Myrman’s Twittering Tales #125 – 26 February 2019


About anuragbakhshi

At the age of 40, I decided to exit the corporate world, and enter the world of stories as a full-time writer. Wish me luck!
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5 Responses to Home is Where the Heart is!

  1. Kat Myrman says:

    Haha! I wasn’t expecting that twist at the end! A bedbug’s worst nightmare, eh?! 🤣 well done!

  2. Abhijit Ray says:

    Do bed bugs cry?

  3. Pingback: Twittering Tales #126 – 5 March 2019 | like mercury colliding...

  4. ron877 says:

    Some guests do not know when they are inc-roaching.

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