“I doubted if awkward, self-conscious, and inept added up to desirable in anyone’s book.”
She turned his hand and drew with her finger on his bare forearm. It was something they’d done since they were small children and didn’t want to get caught talking during lessons.
If I don’t see you on the other side.
Run like your life depends on it. Because it does.
you burnt like a star
and you touched the lives of everyone around you
the tendrils of your flames and your fire, extending and overwhelming;
but i suppose radiant
things are not meant to last long
“If no one cares for you at all, do you even really exist?”