A Natural Mother

Vivia spent a large portion of her monthly budget on the purchase. She waited twenty-five long days, and when the USPS box appeared, it was heavier than she’d expected. For a moment, she wondered if maybe there was a real baby inside. But, of course, it was a doll.

Source: The Believer
Published: Jun 1, 2019
Length: 23 minutes (5,800 words)