Darla couldn’t believe that she was supposed to be happy taking classes, doing laundry, cooking, and cleaning now that she was married. Maybe she should have waited until graduation in June and…and…then what? Run back to the city and hang out with her exciting big city friends? She did love dear Johnny, and it was sweet that he had found a job that could support them while she finished her last semester in this college town. But. There were several handsome guys in her classes. Even some of her friends’ husbands looked good to her, and she’d noticed a few of them, looking her way, considering her. She knew that look. She ran a hand back and forth across her forehead.
The litter box needed changing. Dirty dishes cluttered the sink. She’d finished War and Peace and didn’t have a new book to get lost in. Her physics homework was done. TV and the Internet only made her feel lost. Now what?