The Village, Episode 120 – At Mr Deep and Crusty’s Pizzadrome #50WordStories
‘Marguerita Crusty,’ said the recording of her dead mother in her head. ‘Why do you pine for this Parry?’
Old Mrs Crusty had spent her life asking rhetorical questions which is why people seldom spoke to her.
Death had not changed that.
Missing these questions, Marguerita had simply resurrected her.