The husband stitch and the resident were my favorites from this collection.
“”My husband jokes around with the doctor as he holds my hand. “How much to get that extra stitch?” He asks. “You offer that, right?” “Please,” I say to him. But it comes out slurred... Neither man turns their head towards me. The doctor chuckles. “You aren‘t the first-“ I slide down a long dark tunnel and then surface again...I feel like I am going to vomit. “- the rumor is something like-“ “- like a vir-““”
This book is so chilling.