i.
- you don’t seem like the type to need someone, he said.
i don’t -
- but everyone needs someone, he continued.
shut up, boy. i don’t want to be vulnerable. -
(you are saying the words every girl wants to hear from a boy but,
but, i fail to be every girl.)
ii.
why are you caring so much? -
- because you are part of my life, and part of this universe.
(you are so disgustingly cliched, and your words sound so real but i do not feel safe like i should.)

iii.
you don’t understand. (i want to cry) i’ve only got ten months; he won’t remember me. -
- what makes you think he won’t remember you? i remember you.
(you don’t get it, do you?)

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