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M. Elyse Lynch

Australia

Hi Everyone! Welcome to my account! I'm glad you're here! I love historical fiction, and am a huge fan of psychological thriller and real-life Drama. So yeah, I hope you enjoy reading my work!

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In the Stars

September 6, 2017

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The soldier watched with solemn eyes as the little boy resting in his lap gazed in wonderment at the black sky above. Raising his finger, the boy pointed at one of the brightest stars that could be seen.

"You see that star? That's mum!" He moved his finger to the one blinking next to it. "And that one there's dad!"

A lump settled in the soldier's throat. He didn't say anything, but wrapped his coat tighter around the boy and closed his eyes, faking slumber.

He didn't have the heart to tell the poor orphan the truth...

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