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And then she asked me what I want


And I realized I didn’t know.


Instinctively, I thought sex


Because, well, I did.


But as I looked at her I realized that wasn’t it.


It was more than that.


I want love, I thought.


I want to lose myself in her completely.


And then before I knew what was happening,


I was speaking


Love, I said.


And she looked at me.


Is that confusion in her eyes? Pity?


I was sure I had said too much


Played my hand too soon.


It was just a fraction of a second


But in that moment


I wished for death.


Anything to end my humiliation.


But before my prayer could be answered


Her lips found mine.


I suddenly felt like I could have everything I ever wanted


I knew exactly the answer to her question.


You, I said.


I want you.



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You left me in the stillness of a frozen afternoon


Drowning in the silence that remained


Alone with my thoughts


And your lingering scent


Each intake of breath


A reminder


Of a happier...

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I look into the mirror


And I see a stranger's eyes


I came for my reflection


But instead I just find lies

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My dear friend Sleep


Comes knocking at my door


Relentless.


Begging to come in.


I love him dearly, and my heart breaks as daylight forces me to turn him away.


"Wait for me," I plead.


But...

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