- 07 Jul 2019, 10:14
Should he lie? Gavril felt like he should lie. Then again, his whole relationship with Iokaste felt built on lies at this point.
Then again, if it was already built on lies...
The postal worker stared at his girlfriend. He ran his hand through his hair and thought on her question. He opened his mouth, closed it again, wrinkled his forehead, and tried to shake the mental image of the ring that his son had probably found, alongside the realization that Iokaste would probably never wear it. Had Malanda's comments gotten to him, or was it just his own misgivings that had finally eaten away?
"I guess, I thought... it...would... make things better...?"
There it was, the glass cracking. How long until it all shattered?
when you've gotten what you want
...maybe I should start over...
there's nothing left to want
...up and at 'em again...
you don't know what you want
...yeah, I'm thinking it over
just tell me what to want