Sometimes I wake up in the dark to the silent screams that my soul emits. And for a split second, that feels like an eternity, I have a sense of spine tingling fear.
Sometimes I wake up in the dark to my heart beating out of my chest. And I remember things that I have spent a lifetime trying to forget.
Sometimes I wake up in the dark with a million thoughts trespassing through my once calm slumber.
And I cringe inside because I know these thoughts, these feelings, this fear, and those memories…..are you.
Even after all these years.