Oceans

And she sat, wrapped in a blanket on that beach, softly weeping. The soft sand offering a cold comfortable home for both her saltwater tears and God’s. For in her heart she felt such a cavern of emptiness that she was sure she would forever be alone in her deep, uncomfortable sadness. The back of her ribcage ached from the stress that had seeped too far down her shoulders and seemed to greet the expansion of her lungs unkindly each time she stole a breath. In her own way she wanted to freeze the moment forever, the waves softly lapping up onto her feet and the cool damp breeze moving flirtatiously through her hair. The devil himself teasing her under the glowing night sky. Even though she ached, there was a great beauty in her sadness. She wept harder.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s