Streets of gold chpt.15
Streets of Gold
"You're way too young to fall apart...
I yawned, looking up at the ceiling. The room was still half dark, only lit up by the small lamp across the room. I turned over onto my side and looked at Tom, who was laying on his back, eyes closed. I smiled a bit. I pulled myself closer to him, wrapping my arms around his body. He opened his eyes and looked at me, then smiled.
"I thought you were asleep, I said quietly, giggling quietly. Tom put an arm around me. "Well I thought you were sleeping, so I didn't say anything. I pulled myself so I was laying on top of him, my head on his chest. "I'm not that tired yet. I closed my eyes and kept my arms around him. We lied there in silence, again, for a few minutes. I wanted to know what he was thinking... Is that weird? I always want to know what people are thinking, but I never actually find out.
"Tom, I said, holding myself up over him with my arms. He lo
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Streets of Gold
"You're way too young to fall apart..."
"Another day, another endless night." I murmured as I stood up from the small couch in my apartment. I slipped the unopened can of Redbull into my right hand as I made my way outside onto the balcony. I pulled the can open only using one hand, guiding it up to my mouth and taking a gulp. I focused up on the sky; little white stars lingering above my head on the fifth floor of this apartment building. I thought of it as a mansion though, for me, anyways. I didn't need much. A small bedroom, small kitchen that had everything I needed, a small living area with two small couches and a television. It was a basic house, only I lived in it, though. I'm alone. Yep, perfectly alone.
I kept staring up at the sky. The stars were almost invisible from sight because of the city lights. I didn't like living in a big city, but hey, where you can afford to live is what you've got until you can aim for something better. That's how I look