What can YOU say in six sentences?
He rolled over to turn off the alarm and hit a pile of chilly magazines, Playboys, arranged on her side of the bed in the shape of a sleeping body, July's centerfold unfolded on her pillow.
He drank his coffee in the silent morning, an additional pile of back issues at the place where she normally sat.
In the bathroom he discovered the newest one, recently arrived in the mail, with a note tucked beside a red-head with a tattoo on her ankle, "Happy dump! This month's visual candy for you, competition for me, an unattainable bar, renewed each month."
When he got to his home office, his computer booted up to "Playboy of the day" wallpaper...damnit, but she must have figured out his password.
In his inbox was an e-mail with the word hypocrite in the subject line, and quotes by Chris Hedges and Wendell Berry in the body... and a nude photo of her with the words, "No airbrush available" below it.
The magazines in his bed were still cold and glossy when he turned out the light.