She couldnâ€™t do it anymore. The wait was agonizing. Itâ€™s been a year, she told him. As if he had no idea. Why arenâ€™t we getting there!!! She yelled. Calm down, he pleaded. Itâ€™s only been a year. They say these things take time. But she wasnâ€™t listening anymore. Letâ€™s go to the doctor. How about tomorrow, she asked. No, Iâ€™ve a meeting. Another day, okay?
He turned and walked out the door. How much longer before heâ€™d have to tell her the truth? He could never father a child. Never.