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The first thing I do when I walk back into the house is to I start to ask him to call me back…please. But his mailbox call John’s cell phone.   is full. “Thank you for calling. Please leave a message after the beep and I’ll get back to you as soon as I’m able.”  Susan Bloch is a freelance writer living in Seattle. Her essay, “The Mumbai Massacre,” (Blue Lyra Review) received notable mention in Best American Essays 2017. Her writing has also appeared in Tikkun, The Huffington Post, Quail Bell Magazine, Entropy, The Citron Review, and the anthology Secret Histories: Stories of Courage, Risk, and Revelation, among others. You can find more of her work at susanblochwriter.com. Susan enjoys salsa and belly dancing, and is convinced her late husband is there with her, twirling and shimmying and laughing at her insistence that they will meet up again-on Earth. 35