I had a dream.
You were there
lurking in my shadows
kissing them anew.

You were there
watering down my fears,
making them disappear.

You were there
setting my heart on fire
once again.

I had a dream.
I hissed at you with bare teeth
and you thought I was beautiful
because of it, not despite it.

I saw my own shadows in you
and suddenly, 
I knew how to heal.

I smiled with a dare
and you smiled back.

I had a dream.
We were always looking for ourselves
in different people.

We thought their eyes were empty,
when they weren’t meant for us.

But we would always find each other,
no matter what.

I had a dream.
You were there. 
I was there too.
We were one.


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