Thursday, 23 August 2012

Fridayflash: The Healing

You had no idea how broken I was. Like a butterfly touched on the wing, my fate was determined.

But you appeared, and with a few words, relit a flame long since extinguished. A wink, and my heart fluttered to life again.

As I left, I felt your eyes boring into my shoulder. I turned, and for a fleeting second you looked so deeply sad. Almost instantly, you smiled and mouthed, "goodbye".

And then I knew.