“You know, your grandmother only wrote me once during the war?” he says, sipping his scotch, staring out at the Chesapeake Bay which he can no longer see. I look at him with her eyes. It was the first I heard of it. He wouldn’t lie to me, but I wonder how this could be true.
Original Publication Citation
DeFonzo, Alicia. 2018. The Letters [Memoir]. O-Dark-Thirty, 4pp.
DeFonzo, Alicia, "The Letters" (2018). English Faculty Publications. 71.