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Genre: Tragedy (Angst?)
No star fell from its heavenly seat tonight.
Instead, the sky sent down a downpour. Cascading curtains of castaway water that dip the earth and bend the stubborn branches.
Tears I could not cry.
I silently creep away, with the yellow wink of light clinging on to my back. The only defiance of this cloud-muffled and soaking darkness, wrought by the only creatures on earth who shuns the dark like the demon itself. To my untamed eyes, the light in dark was the demon, I suppose. You had laughed when I shied away from the first fluorescent light I saw.
The light is weeping.
I am almost out of its loosening grip when I hear a swelling wail, like a groan of the breaking earth as a new surface-bound vein of spring rends its soft, sturdy heart.
That boy. He had the heart of a bear. Even you haven't seen him cry in your seven years of brotherhood with him, through storms, blizzards, sheer ro