In case you missed it, read Episode 1, Episode 2, Episode 3, Episode 4, Episode 5, Episode 6, Episode 7, Episode 8 and Episode 9
The first drops of rain hit my face as I stepped out the car. I grabbed my navy-blue jacket from the backseat.
I looked at the small crowd of people gathered by the graveside, all dressed in black.
Gloria did not deserve the blackness. She had a colourful life, the least we could do was give her a colourful funeral. I grabbed a handkerchief from the car, I promised myself to be calm but I did not trust that promise. I took a deep breath and walked towards my final goodbye.