From Tender Return, available at Red Rose Publishing. The story takes place in 1943 during World War II:
She squinted until her eyes adjusted to the muted rays from the streetlight below her window. Shadowed movement of tree limbs outside danced across the wall. Everything took on a eerie form. The sweater she'd draped over the chair gave the appearance of someone sitting, and when she realized it wasn't, she released a pent up breath.