Two Tears in a Bucket

By Traci Bee

Betrayed by way of her chilly, callous mom and abused by means of her alcoholic stepfather, eighteen-year-old Simone Woodard is kicked out of the home like a bag of trash and left to outlive on her personal. whereas suffering to create a existence for herself, her attractiveness and innocence captivate Kevin Kennard, a good-looking, hazel-eyed felon with an dependancy to all issues unlawful. For the 1st time in Kevin’s existence, true love has him rethinking his felony direction. however the motion at the streets won’t take a backseat to Simone. Who will win this tug of warfare?

Two Tears in a Bucket is a soulful novel that reminds us how strong and lasting the bonds of affection could be, even one of the harsh realities of lifestyles.

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You fucking me now,” Simone acknowledged as she headed into the rest room. “I’m bored with staying within and doing not anything. yet that’s ok. cross acquire your cash and spend the weekend up the trick’s condo. ” “Come on, Simone. Don’t begin trippin’. ” “I’m no longer trippin’, Kevin. move do your factor. yet I’m going out. ” She grew to become at the bathe. “And I’m unlikely out alone. ” “So what you asserting? ” “You be aware of what I’m saying,” Simone yelled over the operating water. “Simone, don’t play like that. You gon’ fuck round and get a person harm. ” Unfazed via his phrases, she overlooked Kevin. His choice to go to the strip against spending caliber time together with her harm. “You heard what I acknowledged, correct? ” Kevin yelled as Simone slammed the lavatory door. ● ● ● Kevin strolled into the house a bit after ten. The flickering mild from the bed room tv illuminated the hallway. rattling, i do know she ain’t sleep, he concept as he headed to the bed room, merely to find Simone wasn’t domestic. He flipped at the gentle, and there scattered amidst the mattress linens have been her pricey denims and the horny, skimpy tops she wore whilst she went out. Who the hell she getting adorable for? Kevin’s brain began taking part in tips on him, rehashing Simone’s threats. attaining at the back of his again, he retrieved the gun he saved snuggled within the waistband of his pants, and flopped onto the mattress. Simone used to be correct. They’d by no means long gone on one solitary date, and he hoped to alter that this night. Damn…did she exit with one other nigga? Kevin concept. i do know one muthafuckin’ factor, she higher now not stroll in right here together with his ass. Kevin knew he wouldn’t kill the fellow, yet he may placed an apprehension in him that the man wouldn’t event back until eventually he met the bleak Reaper. Shit, i have to quiet down. He headed to the lavatory, became at the bathe, and planted himself on best of the bathroom seat. As steam started to fog the rest room, Kevin’s brain replayed the numerous different girls who had all been untrue to him, simply as he’d been to them. but, for the 1st time in his lifestyles, his urge for food for romance was once chuffed. Simone wasn’t as sexually complicated as Rhonda or a few of his different quickies, yet Kevin enjoyed that, realizing he may well train her sexual tips. Simone’s unlike them, he informed himself as he disrobed. He climbed into the bathe and allowed the new water to therapeutic massage away the construction rigidity. sulking within the bathe, Kevin felt larger. the recent water had melted away his doubt. Simone ain’t like none of them. That’s why i like her quite a bit, he confident himself as he headed into the bed room with a towel wrapped round his waist. He cleared up and doing to stretch out and waited for Simone. Hours ticked away. by way of within the morning, there has been nonetheless no signal of Simone. Kevin’s anger resurfaced as he tossed on his outfits. He opened the chamber of his gun and positioned a bullet at the wardrobe subsequent to a hand-scribbled be aware. ‘This is for that fake-ass nigga you went out with. ’ He put the bullet within the heart of the notice and left. ● ● ● Melanie danced round within the hallway, scuffling with the urge to take advantage of the lavatory.

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