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after coffee… “Maybe I’m a little naive, or maybe I just haven’t been sold on it yet, but I’m not really attracted to the idea of marriage, right now. I mean, why can’t we just love each other? Let’s conquer love first. Let’s enjoy being in love, and each other’s …

never

When all you want is the piece of you that was taken, back. When everything in your dreams is a vision of you being whole again. When the dark doesn’t feel as friendly because the quiet is haunting. When you realize the chaos that stirs inside you was on the …

long way

I take the long way around. I go up the stairs instead of taking the elevator because I know that’s the way you take most of the time. Exhaling and inhaling deeply, trying to hide each breath so that I can appear as if I climbing these stairs aren’t as difficult …