Today's writing prompt for Sunday Scribblings is "limitless". Here's my story...
It had gone on for years. Everyone was amazed by Sue's limitless ability to forgive. She'd forgiven him time after time for the unfaithfulness, the lies, the jobs lost, the nights spent alone wondering and worrying, the outbursts, the missing money that he never could explain. They all knew. They all wondered why she put up with it. She never talked bad of him, never shared what was really going on in her life. On the surface it appeared that it just didn't matter, or that she'd found some way to block all the disappointment and pain.
One morning early, the people in her town living vicariously through reports on their police scanners, were startled to hear that Joe had been found in his bed with a bullet in his heart... and one in his head for good measure. Apparently he'd finally crossed the line.