In front of me, as my eyes began to see, was reality better than any dream...
“You know you're in love when you can't fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams.” -Dr. Seuss
A senseless adage of “early to rise, early to bed,” so I shall not sleep instead
My heart settling back into its languorous pace, a scribbled paper prescription stuck fast to my face
The fire inched toward me before I could feel its heat. By the time it reached me, I was numb to it and unaware I was being burned.