55. SeparationSame house;different bedrooms.Together;alone.
Running out of words, for you are more than thisYour eyes sparkled like sunlight reflected on a lake's surface,your laughter having me melt like ice cream forgotten on the table,your touch a warm Mediterranean breeze on my Siberian skin,your kisses promising me shaking thighs and breathless nights,your voice keeping me here, your body an anchor when I've been about to sink—gentle, playful, naughty, helpful, generous, more than I could ever describe.
54. Health and HealingA woman in black veils came to me,offering a goblet overflowing with some liquid.To taste it she asked, and I did...wish I had had the sense to flee!For the damned drink stole my health,I am now a shadow, a wreck in rags,every breath I take — a thousand stabs!Gone, gone, gone is all the mirth, oh my wealth!Shambling without confidence,crouching, crawling... covering my face;spending my days in feverish daze,my own stupidity burning my conscience.Another woman came to me, dressed in white,saying she had a cure, a small potion:her friendliness had me retreat in suspicion,thought I had learned to detect a lie.I had her imprisoned for her deceit,the flame within me growing weakeras the darkness around me got stronger.All the while, her faint voice tried to peep:"Don't give in, don't give in—"But I did, oh I did!My pride and fears got in the way of help,and now, now it may be too late to get...
53. Futurefuture—blank, insecuremaking me scaredagitated, apprehensive, cynical, imprudent—unknown
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