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You crept through the hallway nervously, having woken up without your husband in bed. It wasn’t like Nick to leave in the middle of the night without warning. Sure, you hadn’t been sleeping as much as you were used to lately, but that still didn’t make it right for him to disappear.
You saw light shining out of the cracked door to your second bedroom and smiled to yourself. His whereabouts had been solved. Walking lightly, so as to not make a sound, you stopped outside of the door, trying to get a peek at what might be taking place on the other side.