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To Eternity Emptiness. That was all there was now in his life. The house had been empty for a year and all that lingered behind were dust & old memories.
A man sat with a piece of paper lined at a desk; a pen curled within his gnarled fingers, turning the blank sheet to a letter bearing the scars of his melancholy, the words he would leave behind to the world.
The pen-tip scraped against the page - mirroring what he had long whispered in his heart. "I love you" he scribbled in a long-fluid cursive. The man paused for a moment before his hand began to rise, trying to wipe the water away: a tear just barely managed to escape him, becoming part of his sullen words.
A clock chimed in the darkness: "Ding!" it cried out, its hands peaked upon a fresh hour, signalling the dawn of a new day. "Ding!" it continued, and the man who h
a dangerous hallucinationThe light coming through the window was bright,
much too bright.
Even though my eyes were closed
I could see it-
The skin of my arms prickled,
sweat dripped from my brow.
It was two in the afternoon but…
the sun was setting
through the window facing east.
I should have seen the hutch,
shelves lined with bone china
decorated with delicate leaves and vines.
I was so thirsty
and reaching for cups that should have been there.
Instead I found a billboard of butterflies,
the colors raging
more than any rainbow
I'd ever seen.
Their wings fluttered and flashed
yet somehow they moved in slow motion.
I wanted to stand,
wanted to reach out and touch them but…
I couldn't move,
and yet I laughed
ignoring my dry mouth
and the tingling in my feet.
There was a tempest
on the rise
and in my blood.
A sugar rush disguised
as a riot of butterflies
and they were swarming me.
There was a small vial
of insulin in my pocket
that I nev
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