|Deviant Login||Shop||Join deviantART for FREE||Take the Tour|
Happy Birthday, Tifa
Tifa caved. She pushed her chair back just a little, and propped her feet up on the table. She didn't allow anyone else to do it, but let them call her a hypocrite. She really couldn't care less. In fact, that was the least of her worries at the moment.
Lately, it seemed like life was taking everything out on her, using her as a punching bag. It threw things at her in anger and then watched as she struggled to catch them all and juggle them. But there were way too many balls to keep in the air.
The first thing that life had chucked at her, was Denzel's little crush. He brought home all kinds of stories about her, and started talking to her over the internet all the time. cloud refused to do as Tifa wanted him to and talk to Denzel, so she had to do it herself. She told him that a crush was fine, normal for his age, but he was too young for a girlfriend. Denzel had tried to argue, but she cut him off saying that as long as he lived under her roof, he lived by her rules. He had hardly sp
a dangerous hallucinationThe light coming through the window was bright,
much too bright.
Even though my eyes were closed
I could see it-
The skin of my arms prickled,
sweat dripped from my brow.
It was two in the afternoon but…
the sun was setting
through the window facing east.
I should have seen the hutch,
shelves lined with bone china
decorated with delicate leaves and vines.
I was so thirsty
and reaching for cups that should have been there.
Instead I found a billboard of butterflies,
the colors raging
more than any rainbow
I'd ever seen.
Their wings fluttered and flashed
yet somehow they moved in slow motion.
I wanted to stand,
wanted to reach out and touch them but…
I couldn't move,
and yet I laughed
ignoring my dry mouth
and the tingling in my feet.
There was a tempest
on the rise
and in my blood.
A sugar rush disguised
as a riot of butterflies
and they were swarming me.
There was a small vial
of insulin in my pocket
that I nev
Keep in Touch!