self-discovery page 9They bought a house on the countryside and lived in peace for a short while. Hope and Matthew were truly in love and they thought nothing could touch them now. At least they thought so until the nightmares returned.
"Matthew, why won't you just give up," the demon taunted, "No one can save you and you know its true. The minute you discarded that cross was the minute you broke away your protection. You let me join with you, you let darkness into your heart. The only thing keeping you from losing your soul is that wretched girl and soon she will be destroyed. Can you handle that Matthew? She'll die because of you, just like your dear brother." The demon smiled again.
"No! I'm not going to listen to you this time! Adam didn't kill himself because of me! He would never have done that! I see that now." Matthew tugged at his chains. He was in a dim room, chained to a cold floor. The only light was a lantern that glowed red in the demon's grasp.
"Oh? How do you not know that I killed him to w
EscapeEvery day, I die a little more inside;Escape3 years ago in Free Verse More Like This
My soul, yearning to escape, my emotions, I try to hide.
I only want to shield you; hide you from the pain I feel;
But in reality, it's no use; it's not the best way to deal.
It's not that I don't want you to know, or that I question your trust.
It's just that all my sorrows are becoming way too much.
I don't usually speak my mind or even think things through.
But at the end of every day, I'm thinking about you.
I'm sorry for all the times that I have lied straight to your face,
The truth is, no, I'm not okay, my memories, I'd like to erase.
Maybe one day, I'll be at peace, and share the reason for my sadness.
But until then, I'll let my mind escape into the blackness.