HelloHello is a versatile word. For once it is said, you have met, but also you will leave, and it becomes goodbye.In Hello is HELL, but without Hello you cannot find someone to love, or step into the best times of your life.So say hello and get on the ride,That takes you through the fires of hell, and the bottom of existence.Say Hello to the highest points you have ever seenAnd meet the one who will make you the happiest you have ever been.Remember that Goodbye will always lead to another Hello.Be confident that Hello is a doorway to a new adventure.So accept Goodbye, run through Hell, climb back up out of the valleys, enjoy the view from the top.... and take the plunge back into Hello.
All Forty-fourI hid the scars... all forty-four.I knew that he knew, but he never asked. Not once.I hide a smile because I know he doesn't mind them, but I frown a little at his easy acceptance.Does he really hate them in his heart? These scars. My ever present brands of personal rejection.He squeezes my hand and I look at the ring on my finger. "Acceptance" the little diamonds seem to say.I pull my sleeves down lower and slouch a little more.I know he's seen the scars- those accursed scars- on my arms, but what about my shoulders, my neck.... my back? I escape to the bathroom and look in the mirror. They are still there, I know, but I remove my shirt to check anyway. There they are, white and mocking as they have been for years. Forty-four individual voices saying that I'm ugly. I believe them. Quietly he enters the bathroom, and stands behind me. His reflection remains emotionless as his eyes rove my back. He says nothing, but brushes my hair away fr
Remember MeRemember me when I am no longer smiling,Remember me when my eyes no longer sparkle.Recall the times I laughed with you,And cried...Remember back to when we danced in the rain,On empty streets in town.Remember me when my youthful looks are goneRemember me when you need inspiration.Recall the times I saw your beautyAnd you saw it too...But remember me most when you need to.Remember me most because I loved you.Remember me because I remember you