Just like that, we drifted apart
Two paper boats washed away by the flood
Do you remember we used to sail together?
Just so easily, we stopped talking… 88 more words
I felt exhausted from the effort. Time and time again, I had tried to initiate contact, stimulate conversation, ask appropriate and timely questions, offer encouragement, tolerate unkind, intentionally hurtful arrows, yet there was little I received in return. 2,344 more words
That night jolly guy came home and was stamping around and almost sounded like he was growling. The girls and I stayed hidden in the one bedroom and again spent the night together; my daughter with her pillow and myself and other daughter sharing the twin mattress on the floor. 696 more words