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with pregnant knuckles, dripping blood all over the floor,
I feel like a volcano of a wife. I am waiting
for the tectonic plates below me to pose perfectly.
I am waiting for the last straw, the last black eye
or missing tooth I see before I pack my suitcase
and he shows me the front door.”
But she figured out I was only after my money.”
At the beginning there was a lot of blowing, but in the end I lost my house.”
your thighs off my hips.
As far as I’m concerned
they are all surgeons. All of them.
They dismantled us
each from the other.
As far as I’m concerned
they are all engineers. All of them.
A pity. We were such a good
and loving invention.
An airplane made from a man and wife.
Wings and everything.
We hovered a little above the earth.
We even flew a little.”
Instead of following my heart and doing something that made me really happy, I just did it for the idea of everything.”
Very humiliating and very isolating...But, by the way, if it's not painful, maybe it wasn't the right decision to marry to begin with. Those are the appropriate emotions. When people get in your face and say, 'This will pass,' you think, Are they crazy? I'm never gonna feel any better than I feel right this minute and nothing's ever gonna make sense again. And I still have moments where I'm like, Nothings ever gonna make sense again.”
It was hard to imagine I would ever walk down the aisle again. It was like a death in the family: You go through the mourning stage, then the rebellion, and then all of a sudden you have to find life by yourself. Once you do that, you feel complete—and that's the only time you can truly fall in love again, and give yourself over completely to another person.”
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