*doesn’t check bank account*
*pretends everything is fine*
the entire universe in her mouth
so that you wake up with
stars on your lips
and a smile that
When we meet new people, who feel familiar and warm,
we immediately start to spill out into them.
We share every little detail of our journey downstream.
We hope to be like rivers, peacefully crashing into oceans—oceans that never need a break.
Sometimes, though, we forget that our friends are only LIKE oceans. We have to know when they are full, and stop expecting them to know what to do with our overflow.
It takes a fluid heart to love like oceans.
We are only LIKE oceans.
not meant to hold water,
just flow. And never take for granted
friends that love like oceans.