alongside the beach.
With her hair glistening in the
evening sun and water dripping from her
brows. She embraced the sea like a mermaid. Her fins
and tail was missing and yet she looked ready to dive deep into
the ocean; She looked at me and I stood there, transfixed by her gaze.
She smiled innocently. I can’t say I returned with the right gesture.
But for the record, I did wave my hand and said, “Hi.“
She just kept smiling and then in a moment, was
lost in her own world. I knew better not to
go near a dangerous storm. For behind
her innocent smile rested a tempest
waiting to be unleashed; I did
bid my goodbye and
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