When it happened, I never believed we could go back. The bruises healed quickly but it took weeks for me not to flinch at your touch; months to return your embrace. There was no discussion. Just fear one day; normalcy the next.

24 Comments on “Mokita

  1. I had to google your title because I’m slow. ha ha It is so fitting to your piece! Sad and truth for so many. Lovely, Arden!

  2. I loved this *before* I Googled the title (no bonus shot for me, eh?) but with the title – even better! Fantastic gargleblaster, Arden, really stellar.


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