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Broken Unbroken

The room smells of dust and memories. Looking at it through its eight feet entrance, I try remembering home in it. Purple curtains and the table by its side. Walls with posters; walls with paintings. I lightly swing my torso backwards, resting pale knuckles with a single ring on the mahogany frame as I see the reflection of emptiness echoing back at me. I’m not sure if it’s the silence that makes my heartbeat so audible or the silence within. Leaving my imprint on the door, I walk in with the company of wheels rolling by my side. The fans wake up with a creaking I’m glad to hear. I sit down cross legged on the unfamiliar mattress with the familiar bed sheet of pearl with red roses. Pulling my knees close to my chest, I close my eyes and try to focus on my breathing only to juggle chirping, creaking and dry gulps. There’s a buzz that breaks me from the silent chaos as I’m notified of a message.

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The Forever Changing

She sat there. All alone. Silent. Lost. Yet the world was alive around her. Happy. Rejoicing. Singing and dancing. The world around her was abuzz. They knew everything. Yet so unaware. Of what was happening amongst them. To one of them. They were oblivious. Least bothered. The sadness that lingered in her eyes against her smiling lips. Those shattered mirrors that reflected from her face. They were oblivious to them all. Somehow they were seen yet unseen. Those unspoken mysteries. Those unspoken doubts.

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