Listen to Your Heart was published on 8th February in the Winter 2022 edition of The Avalon Literary Review.
However awkward his response might prove, the question had to be asked.
—Don’t you like me, Henry? said Elizabeth, standing over him.
—The truth is, he said, his hands on his knees, his eyes on the carpet, I don’t trust my heart.
Confirmation, thought Elizabeth, of what she’d already guessed: Henry had once been deceived in love.
—But you must, Henry, she said. You should always trust your heart. >>> >>>
Listen to Your Heart is published in the Avalon Literary Review - Winter 2022