HeartsThere once was a young girl, who owned a heart as soft and as gentle as theHearts5 years ago in General Fiction More Like This
breeze. She was a happy girl, a capricious and whimsical soul. If only a bit naïve.
One day she met a young boy, who made her feel even happier. He whispered
lovely things in her ear. He promised to be there for her. He said he'd never let go.
So, little by little, the girl gave him pieces of her heart. And he told her that he
would hold each one forever. That his hands would be full from all of her love. He told
her that he'd never lose or let go of any of them.
But as time went on, the boy dropped pieces. Here and there, he'd set one down
and forget to pick it back up. Perhaps he needed his hands for something else that day. Perhaps he wished to hold someone else's heart. Whatever it was, the girl soon found herself without a heart.
But without a heart, how could she live? She didn't want to die.
She found a new heart by the bridge. But it was a used heart. A dejected and