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The aroma and sizzle of frying bacon greeted Marjorie as she entered the kitchen and quietly sat at the table.
Turning, he said, “Good morning. Breakfast’s coming right up.” She glanced at the place setting before her and watched him move around the stove.
Exhibiting skills from decades’ worth of practice, he cracked two eggs into the greased skillet, turning them when their whites lost their translucency.
“Here you are, Marj. Eggs over-easy and crispy bacon. Your favorite.”
He touched her white hair gently searched her vacant pale blue eyes. Turning away, he knew she did not recognize him anymore.