im actually really afraid that no one will fall in love with me
She can run away from him,
but not the memories of what he’s done.
So you need to be her sanctuary,
a new home where she can hide with her nightmares
and cry and shake the terror out in safety.
And one day—after she’s had time to heal—you can tell her,
“You are the ghost that haunts this house,
and it’s time to come back to life.”
My mom thought we would need a hammer to get this pole into the ground but I just pushed it in and I almost said “psh, hammer my asshole” but then I realized