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Metamorphosis"Hmm, it looks like the wind is changing."
"Ah. Change is good."
"Yeah, but it's not easy."
The Lion King
Reginald had always liked the hours of nightfall.
It may have been because the soothing darkness muted the shine and colors of what would otherwise distract him and drive him into an overexcited frenzy. Maybe it was simply because he was tuckered out from his frenetic daytime activities. He didn't know precisely why, but the 'why' of anything rarely concerned him. He only knew that his mindset was less questionable at night, his temperament more reliable. It was a time for critical tasks that a fluctuating mentality would otherwise botch up.
The road he walked was marked by the ceaseless come-and-go of carriage wheels and the beasts that pulled them. He could have called for a carriage himself, of course, but this was one of those splendid evenings that called for better than that. This particular night was a thing of beauty and to breeze through it on anything other than h
To depression, for creating days without endWake up to the realization that you've been awake
for seconds, minutes, hours.
You've been awake in this warm, dark room
and you don't know how long it's been
but now you're conscious
and it starts again--
the pain, strong and steady, in your chest.
You gain consciousness in this too warm morning
and your thoughts whir in endless loops
because it's either that or face the weight in your chest.
Light breaks though the window, soft and unwelcome
but you take it as a reluctant gift--
a new distraction from the feelings awake in your chest.
Awake, but not conscious.
So you think yourself in circles a little while longer
waiting for those quiet pains
(the constant reminder)
to gain consciousness.
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