Tiny sliver of wood placed in accident beneath fingernail or under skin stings greater in the moment than gunshot or knife. For a splinter always pokes at our carelessness and pierces straight our most useless *****: pride
You lie in bed as you lie in your head. Always, filling one another with dread and regret. . Let thy divine intervention occur instead. Let go of all that clouds your head . He sleeps a little too much to the left, she takes up all the rest of the space with no protest. . Distance drips from every scene. Not meaning to seem mean he leaves her completely only in dreams Everything else is just the between. . She will try not to scream. Though she senses something is not what it seems . can't ever figure out what it all means. body language she never learned to perceive . one might have seen had they observed the rehearsed routine . Now she is versed at seeming serene trapped within the machine, living unclean. . There.was.always.something.in.between.
Many stories within this. 1. Don't settle 2. Question everything 3. Pay attention to the signs 4. We deserve everything we dream of.