Dangerous Dreams/ Prologue

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Being normal, it must feel nice. To know that you are safe. I can scarcely remember what it feels like, that is how long I have been afraid. Tell me what it is like to wake up from a nightmare and feel safe and know it was only a dream, for I cannot remember that. I want to be able to wait and say, “Yes, finally sleep”; instead, I would rather die than go to sleep. However, why would I kill myself when I can just as easily be murdered in my own dreams and never wake up?

I want to wish for all the good dreams to be real, and be thankful that the nightmares are just a trick of the mind. Nevertheless, I do not want any of them to be real, because my dreams were stolen and replaced with nightmares. My life has become a living hell with nothing to hope for but death because of the pain and the unknown. Most of all I wish this could be the end; instead, it is only the beginning of my dangerous dreams.





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vikigungor said...
Aug. 6, 2011 at 1:16 pm
This made me want to read more of it almost immediately. It sounds so different compared to a lot of the books that are out currently.
 
Hay_Wire This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Jul. 25, 2009 at 4:36 am
great prologue..cant wait to see more.. looks really interesting.i never have the patience to do somethign like that,so good luck
 
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