And I wake up in a cold sweat with my heart beating fast reach for my phone and it’s 3:03. And! think fora moment because it’s been a long time since the ghost of your past came to meet me this late. And it’s like
And there’s still turns on back roads I make thinking of you. But it’s not just you that crosses my mind when I’m back home and I clench the necklace you gave me, that still hangs where you left it. I think of your sister
Someday someone will love every inch of you — the fading sunset behind your eyes, the moonlight that dances through your hair, the sadness nestled in the creases of your palms. They’re going to kiss all the parts you have kept hidden away and tell
You lose her when you forget to remember the little things that mean the world to her: the sincerity in a stranger’s voice during a trip to the grocery, the delight of finding something lost or forgotten like a sticker from when she was five,
I did love you. I loved you so much I couldn’t breathe. You consumed my entire being, and that’s why I let you treat me the way you did. I don’t know what you got out of destroying me time after time, but I hope
Marriage is ugly, you see the absolute worst in someone. You see them when they’re mad, sad, being stubborn, when they’re so unlovable they make you scream. But you also get to see them when they are laughing so hard that tears run down their
While I lay here waiting to hear from you, I can’t help thinking about what my life has become when you became a part of it. Waiting and wanting you has been the focus of my thoughts these days, knowing that one day, all that
I am not the first person you loved. You are not the first person I looked at with a mouthful of forevers. We have both known loss like the sharp edges of a knife. We have both lived with lips more scar tissue than skin.