From the mind of a mild mannered maniac

11776I gazed into a perfect pair of deep, blue eyes and sighed. Could life be more perfect than this? Beth was a rare beauty, and the kind of beauty that is skin deep and so much more.

“What’s wrong?” she asked searchingly.

Our eyes connected again and the silence pooled lovingly around us.

“absolutely nothing!” I replied finally.

We were alone in the media center’s main photo-lab and we had the place to ourselves.

In two days school would be out, and we had the whole big long summer ahead of us.

Our arms intertwined, and her warm breath on my cheek and sweet scent of roses put me into orbit.

Never have the stars been so perfectly aligned, and just six short weeks later, for Beth and I, they never would be again. For one fleeting moment though, on that faraway day, thirty-two years ago, my life had been perfect.

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  2. Bitter/sweet! Star crossed lovers like Romeo and Juliette. I believe in fate, that things happen
    for a reason. Some things are not meant to be

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