DreamI dream that one day he will hold me close, his warm arms wrapping twice easily around my concave waist.Dream2 years ago in Urban & Spoken Word More Like This
He will lean down to me - so short - and laugh as he whispers in my ear "I love you, beautiful".
I dream that girls will one day envy me, their hungry eyes feasting on the wire frame of my body - half the circumference of theirs.
They will watch me breathing my air - no lunch - and pick at their food as they whisper behind my scoliosis spine "what's her secret?"
I dream that one day the girl in the mirror will be me again, the tape measure in my skeleton hands wrapping twice easily around my teeter-totter hips.
The sunken eyes in the looking glass will gauge my worth - taunt me - and the pencil-thin lips will open to laugh, to whisper "now you're beautiful".
I dream that one day he will hold me close, his warm arms wrapping twice easily around my concave ribs.
But as he leans down to me - so beautiful, so emaciated - he will flinch and cry out for all the world to hear: "you're disg