Author: t-t-t-ouch PM
Once upon a time I met five men who taught me to live. & I met one who screwed it all up.Rated: Fiction K+ - English - Drama - Words: 457 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 2 - Published: 04-17-06 - id: 2155951
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Once upon a time I met a blind man who taught me how to see. He taught me to feel. He taught me to use my heart as my eyes and never look back. He taught me more than anyone, in just a shake of the hand.
He is a hero, and he cannot see the people he saves.
Once upon a time, I met a deaf man who taught me how to hear. He told me the only thing you ever needed to hear, was the beat of your true love's heart in your head. And because of him and you I understand.
He is a genius who hears not a spoken word of knowledge.
Once upon a time, I met a man who was mute. He taught me how to speak. He taught me how to say things through actions. He taught me how important defending myself was. He taught me more than anyone, in a simple smile.
He is a man of great teachings who speaks not a word.
Once upon a time, I met a man who had no sense of touch. And when he shook my hand, he taught me how it was beautiful to miss something like a sense so much. He never spoke a word to my ears; he just spoke straight to my heart.
He is a man, who can feel, but only with his heart.
Once upon a time I met a man who could not taste. He taught me what flavor was all about. He taught me to spice up life. He taught me to love, and to have broken hearts. He taught me that there is nothing in monotony.
Once upon a time, I met five men who taught me to feel, to think, to live. They taught me to live without anything I depended on. Once upon a time they taught me just how grateful I should be. Once upon a time I thought I had it all.
Once upon I saw you and it all cam tumbling down.
The things the men taught me to see remained unseen I am so blind. The words the five men said echoed in my unlistening deaf brain. The words of the five men remain unspoken, all I can do is stutter Its like I'm on mute. Once upon I forgot to look but never touch, and once upon a time I fell in love with the feeling of your fingers on me I cannot feel anything anymore. I once forgot the man who could not smell, and got high off your sunflower scent. but you went away. I met five men who changed me for the better.
And then I met one who destroyed me.