100 days 100 short stories:: story 51

story:The Best Girlfriend You Never Had

author: Pam Houston

year: 1999

where: home, wooden kitchen table

note: such long sentences

a line: “I pointed myself west down the endless two lanes of Highway 50 — The Loneliest Road in America say the signs that rise out of the desert on either side of it — all the way across Utah and Nevada to this white shining city on the bay.”