The girl and the manThe girl and the man11 years ago in Free Verse
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This is my story
Once upon a time there was a girl who was told not to love, not to let anyone in. She followed these rules and was happy. Yet, deep inside something fluttered against the bars, wanting to be let out, she did not know what it was.
One day she met a boy. like any other days she meets boys, she said hello, she was kind, she treated him like a person. A couple days later the boy went to the girl telling her of his attraction to her. She was happy and a bit of at a loss as to what to do, but the fluttering began again, a bit stronger than the last times. Her mind told her no, this might be dangerous, and the natural instinct was not to trust but she went ahead anyway, because she desired to and she wished to know.
Weeks became months, months became years, and still the girl stayed with the boy far after they stopped being boy and girl and became man and woman. She was happy and so was he, despite small demons that haunted him. in time the woman began to see them and althoug