Author: B. M. Reed PM
You are a monster.Rated: Fiction K - English - Drama/Angst - Words: 166 - Published: 12-19-09 - Status: Complete - id: 2754375
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Seemingly endless, you stopped me in your dreams,
held my hand and took me to a place I cannot find.
There is still sand in my hair and a bruise on my knee.
I did not ask for this. I am caught in you, unable to
ask for help and too embarrassed to explain it to anybody.
I asked David where you went but all he said was, "I
haven't heard from him in months." What kind of person
have I become? I dance in glitter and obscene Halloween
costumes but still I cannot face my fears. In theory I
am a disaster. I only dance when nobody is watching.
Don't think I forgot what it was like. What a monster you
are to fly away, when all along I believed you were hanging
from copper wires, and that I was a bird, but all along I
am hanging, and you are the bird, and I am left behind. This
adventure ended long ago.