“Starseed,” she’d called me. This word echoed in my mind, bouncing off half-formed structures crafted from similar substances. What did it mean? What would become of me if I followed her advice? Would the pain and suffering, confusion and desperation finally clear up, finally allow the light into this world of darkness I’d lived so long in?
Two childhood friends have a lighthearted discussion during their daily morning breakfast meeting at the local cafe by the sea.
Oh, how I wanted you to last forever.
Oh, how I never wanted to leave.