only with age can you sound this way
He doesn’t yet realize his beauty so he carries his face with guilt.
I found my words. They were unfair to use. I put them back. -M. Taggart
Today, she’ll walk away for the last time.
It’s simple. You either want in. Or, you want out. If you want in, drop the games, and be all in. Everything else is like building a story out of adjectives. And you’re the one building.
I value walking down into a dark basement with a bottle of wine, a bit of whiskey, a bottle of beer, and a book written by my favorite author.
Well God. Here we are again.
The sweetness was taken away.
So fuck it.
It reminded me of when I was dating a beautifully intelligent liberal woman. Turns out she never wanted kids. Never wanted to marry. Never wanted to live in the same home. Took her two years to tell me. Her favorite saying was, you’re my man. You’re My Man.
She loved to show me off and bragged how my tie matched her outfit. Though I am color blind, she was amazed at my ability to dress. And to smile. And to make her look good.
I grew a beard. I dropped the tie.
She complained about my beard. She didn’t like it. Said it didn’t match her outfit. I said I’m not your Ken Doll. I’ll find someone who does.
And I did.
-I think logic has gone the long way around.
I lived until I realized I couldn’t. It was the knowing that killed it.
Your thoughts will lead If you give yourself permission to let them.
It was better when I thought so hard I couldn’t speak.