After love leaves.
Look away now.
Awakening, as in not falling asleep.
What’s memorable out here?
A summer story.
All we could do was stand still.
“Don’t doubt how wonderful and capable you are.”
The end of an argument, and longing for human contact.
Who am I showing this world to?
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