Your venomous words reach out to grab me.
Stiffle my breathing.
Causing me to whimper when I thought my soul had wept it's last.
They pinch me like needles, all at once.
She stops for a moment to feel the heat from the fireplace on her legs and hands.
Winter time took such a toll on her so many years ago.
The cold wind dried her skin and added years to her life.
I really don't blame you.
I know it's not your fault.
We've been together for so long now and we know what works and what doesn't. We both believe this doesn't.
Sitting next to each other yet miles ap...
"The leaves are falling," she said. "I'm scared."
"Shhhh," he whispered softly in her ear. "It's going to be okay."
They lay together watching the sunset. The last bit of sum...
Her wall clock needs a battery.
It's been 6:35 PM for about a week now.
She sits rocking on her couch alone.
Barefoot, in just her sweatshirt and panties.
Sweat beads on her forehead.
He walks down the road.
He tucks his head down to avoid the cold.
He's on a mission.
This we both know.
To everyone else he's just a man that walks.
He left her in the car.
He should have left her sle...