50 Word Story: Enucleation

50 Word Story: Enucleation

Scratchy-eyed with fatigue, she knew she had to keep working. She had a family to feed.

Her retinas weren’t helping. Medical bills weren’t cheap, she was drowning.

One day, she showed up, confident, sunglasses on indoors. No one noticed she’d cut out her own eyes.

No eyes, no pain.