Do You Remember?

June 8, 2010
Hey you.
Yeah, you.
Do you remember me?
That’s too bad.
I remember you.
Could I ever forget?
Don’t you recall –
That time we walked together, through the trees
Talking about everything, nothing, and anything in between –
You don’t remember that you told me my hair was pretty?
You even ran your hand through my not-quite-straight, not-quite-curly locks.
What about the time when you bought me ice cream?
You told me you were expanding my horizons
Introducing me to a new world of ice cr-
I suppose you don’t remember that walk on the beach in the moonlight, either.
The one where we were messing around
And then I fell in the water.
You took me to your house for dry clothes.
Don’t be sorry. It’s all right.
I can’t expect you to remember everything, I guess.
After all, it was mostly my imaginings…
It really is a pity that you only exist in my writing (and dreams).
I think I’m in love with you anyway.

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RainIngThunder said...
Jan. 14, 2011 at 1:50 pm
this is really really true :)
dancer13 This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. replied...
Jan. 15, 2011 at 7:53 pm



thanks for commenting my darlingg <3 ;)

_Elsy_ said...
Jul. 31, 2010 at 7:25 pm

amazing :) and i felt the same way at some point. You begin to think that the people you write about are so real then you realize they aren't real, sadly.

btw-can you check out some of my stuff?

dancer13 This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. replied...
Aug. 14, 2010 at 8:47 pm

exactly, right?! thanks haha

and sure, i will. look for comments(:

BlackFire replied...
Dec. 19, 2011 at 11:39 am this is really good...I actually have been through this but in real life sadly. 
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