"Old Folks"

      Dillon Warren
"Old Folks"

Walter has been forgotten by his wife, and is forced to watch her from a distance. He starts to realize her memories are returning to her, and is convinced he must find a way to revive them. He will be forced to face many obstacles including her own memories, the guards/occupants of their retirement community, and even his own personal demons along the way.The actions of those settlers who call Zeb Griffin their teacher, mentor and prophet once again mortify Operative Sheridan, sent to the barren and rocky planet named Sutherland in order to protect the ancient water baskets that harvest moisture from a dry sky. Some settler of Zeb has broken an ancient water basket. Some settler of Zeb has failed to appreciate the water baskets' value and splendor. The baskets represent the first traces of another intelligence other than mankind's amid the stars. The water baskets harvest water, mankind's most precious resource in the colonization of the stars. Yet those who claim to follow the long-dead philosopher named Zeb Griffin still damage the mechanisms their clumsy hands cannot work, whose design their closed minds cannot understand. Operative Sheridan holds the pieces of a water basket destroyed by a careless settler of Zeb, and his crafty mind hatches a plan to secure those incredible devices from the settlers' folly. He will fire no shot, nor request a single soldier. Yet in the end, those who call Zeb their mentor will serve as puppets to Operative Sheridan's designs.
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    Old Folks Chapter 1

      Dillon Warren
Old Folks Chapter 1

Walter has been forgotten by his wife, and is forced to watch her from a distance. He starts to realize her memories are returning to her, and is convinced he must find a way to revive them. He will be forced to face many obstacles including her own memories, the guards/occupants of their retirement community, and even his own personal demons along the way.Margaret, and Walter are a married couple in a retirement home. Walter has been forced to watch his wife who he loves dearly from a distance.Her Alzheimer's disease has caused her to forget her husband, and her previous life. Walter is forced to only see his wife from afar, due to the unintentional abuse caused by his anger. He has accepted that he is no longer allowed to be in her life, for her own safety. That is until he notices all the signs that she is beginning to remember him.he knows he must get close to her, and help her remember. What cost will it take, Will she be able to remember her past life , and what demons will be unraveled along the way?
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