December 20, 2019
In his head he's somewhere else entirely. Sure, he's left home. But the past, everything he wanted to leave, keep coming. They just keep coming. Even the news on TV brings something from the past. Move on, they say. Don't dwell, they say. Forget it, they say. How are these things possible in the real world? Sure, we can forget. But when they happen again are we supposed to just keep forgetting, is that a way to live? At all? He knows what he wants but can't bring himself to take the first step. He just needs that first step.