When a cell dies, the process of autolysis or post-mortem begins automatically. This process is no separate from digestion, just that the cell gets digested in its own enzyme.
She had wanted him as her husband, no less. Three years together and still it had produced no result. And today after a decade of separation including the three years of having had to overcome the grief and another three of choosing to live, he was there, in front of her.
Ten years it had taken for her to die, die the woman who had loved him madly. Three years to be able to forgive herself, three years to forgive the circumstances and another three to forgive him. Now there was no one. No one to blame, no one to turn to, no one to hate. Only she remained now.
The cells most susceptible to autolysis are the ones that are dying or already dead.
She had been starting to realise her fate from the first year they were together. The pain and fear was unnerving that spring itself. Yet she had kept insisting, faking herself.
She smiled at him, the most beautiful one in a lifetime. She had become everything she had feared she would be not, were she to lose him. She had transcended death and had created herself out of her very own.