The crucible of war has left many of our soldiers emotionally and psychologically traumatized. Marriages have been affected and many have ended in divorce.
Not so with James and me. We’re still married. Yet, since his return, he hasn’t been the same. He has not told me what it was like, the war, I mean and I suppose it’s because he wants to spare me the horrors.
We’re not as emotionally connected as before. We hardly talk about anything. He spends most of his time in his study with the door closed. I can’t help feeling that I’ve lost him.
This was written for the Weekend Writing Prompt by Sammi Cox. For instructions, click Here.