Author's Note: This story is not intended as a stroke story. There is little or no sex and most of that takes place off screen. The intent is to track a man's emotional state and growth in the aftermath of an unexpected divorce.
I would like to thank TeNderLoin for his assistance in editing this story. His suggestions and help have made it better and are truly appreciated
"Don't it always seem to go that you don't know what you've got 'til it's gone"
Joni Mitchell, Big Yellow Taxi