Sometimes...just by proximity someone makes you touch the sky
Sometimes...the sweet scent of milky sleep lulls you into dreams
Sometimes...being held hostage is heaven
...I didn't want to leave and he told me not to. He sleepily reached for me and said stay. It was actually touching to hear. But I have things to do today --- things that cannot wait and he understands that. Grinding faster, grinding harder, hustling all the way...but maybe not so alone.