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writing through the night. [Jan. 2nd, 2010|04:07 am]
Literary Fangirl

"Nevermind," I say, giving him the smile I keep ready for emergencies like this, when my chest starts to hurt and my throat seems to close up and I can feel all my energy leaking out of the broken parts of my spirit or heart or whatever it is that makes you matter to other people.  "If Colm wants me to know something, I'm sure he'll tell me."

[User Picture]From: kelly_swails
2010-01-02 01:54 pm (UTC)
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[User Picture]From: mnfaure
2010-01-02 09:37 pm (UTC)
I like that a lot, especially: "...or whatever it is that makes you matter to other people."
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[User Picture]From: jengt
2010-01-02 10:34 pm (UTC)
Wow. That's a really good snippet.
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[User Picture]From: edgyauthor
2010-01-03 01:01 am (UTC)
Love this! So short, but so much emotion. The "whatever it is that makes you matter" line is my favorite. :)
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