Blog Flash 2012
Your voice tears through me, shattering the strained silence. My shaking hands plunge into the cool water at your feet, again and again, anything to dispel the face staring back. We tremble in unison, your anger lashing out as I recoil in fear and dispair.
"I'm sorry!" I wail in desperation, but you are already walking away, leaving me to curl into the damp forest floor.
My relentless sobs follow you from the clearing, until I am left to sleep alone with the whisperings of nightmares.
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