Your eyes connect, strange and foreign to your sight. You stare into them, reading the unreadable to many before. No words are shared as you continue to stare into the eyes that have you mesmerized. And as you both come out of the trance you walk away without another word because having someone know you in ways others don’t is something you can’t comprehend when you had only met.
People come, people go – they’ll drift in and out of your life, almost like characters in a favorite book. When you finally close the cover, the characters have told their story and you start up again with another book, complete with new characters and adventures. Then you find yourself focusing on the new ones, not the ones from the past.
It happens to everyone as they grow up. You find out who you are and what you want, and then you realize that people you’ve known forever don’t see things the way you do. So you keep the wonderful memories, but find yourself moving on.
Some infinities are bigger than other infinities
She thought she was independent and strong, but she got one small taste of love and she was hungrier than anyone. She was ravenous.