“The bomb fell on the morning of their wedding. For weeks afterwards, when he slept at all, he always dreamed the same dream. He saw them married in their tiny house by the harbour. Rarely did anything exciting happen. He read. She watered her plants. They made love, or spoke about their days. In the dreams the sky was bright and unbroken. In the dreams the city hummed around them like a hive of bees.”

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