She said, ‘I’m so afraid.’ And I said, ‘why?,’ and she said, ‘Because I’m so profoundly happy. Happiness like this is frightening.’ I asked her why and she said, ‘They only let you be this happy if they’re preparing to take something from you.’
The things I would do
To have you
Look at me
The way you used to
I wonder how biology can explain the physical pain you feel in your chest when all you want to do is be with someone.