Heart Affairs
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Heart Affairs

I Wanted To Grow Old With You

I hate the part of me that still does.

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I loved the idea of both of us, wrinkly-skinned and hunched, standing two feet apart from each other cackling with laughter as we repeat the ritual back-and-forth bantering of “HUH?!” for the 894,765th time.

I still love the idea of it, no matter how much I wish I didn’t.

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Colleen Killingsworth

Colleen Killingsworth

Obsessed with examining all facets of the human experience//There is no spoon. Formerly at Fox TV Stations & @Timeline_Now.