-And that same night that Herbert died, so did their marriage
Now alone and divorced, Ms. White had decided to get an emotional support dog to cope with her loss of not only her lover, but her child as well. Herbert was buried at sunset by his mother and the willing townspeople. His father,overwhelmed in shame and regret did not attend the funeral
Every year on Herbert's death, Ms. White waits on the porch with that same dress she wore that night hoping her son will someday come back to her.