Subscribe   Submit Work   Log In

Because It Happens

By Ellawind, Seattle, WA

Do you know what it's like to fall in love with someone, without really knowing them at all? You pick a person you admire from a sea full of similar fish. Maybe for his looks, perhaps (hopefully) his persona. You might've heard a good thing or two about him. He seems sweet.

You start to read more into his every gestures. He looks sideways. Is it at you? Making more out of it than what's really there. Gradually he becomes the one you imagine holding your hand as you walk alongside the ocean, salty water gently sipping the sand off your feet. It's his face you picture after you've watched a scary movie and crave comfort in the form of something other than chamomile tea.

For months, you imagine.

Page 1 of 2

Share this article:

Share on Facebook   Share on Google+   Share on Twitter

Post a Comment

Be the first to comment on this!