And why it’ll make you stronger and wiser than before.
I miss you and I haven’t even left you yet.
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.”
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