Then

He said: I am a bad man. She said: No! No!!! No, you are a good man. You are a good, wonderful man. That’s who I see. Believe me. Please.


Now

She wonders: Was he right?

Then

He said: I am a bad man.
She said: No! No!!! No, you are a good man. You are a good, wonderful man. That’s who I see. Believe me. Please.

Now

She wonders: Was he right?

Like closing one’s eyes to resist light, It was a knowing she pushed away: he was barely any of the wonderful things she believed him to be.

Like closing one’s eyes to resist light, It was a knowing she pushed away: he was barely any of the wonderful things she believed him to be.

“In a world where vows are worthless. Where making a pledge means nothing. Where promises are made to be broken, it would be nice to see words come back into power.” ― Chuck Palahniuk, “Lullaby”

“In a world where vows are worthless. Where making a pledge means nothing. Where promises are made to be broken, it would be nice to see words come back into power.”
― Chuck Palahniuk, “Lullaby”

"It’s no use going back to yesterday because I was a different person then.” — Lewis Carroll, "Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland"

"It’s no use going back to yesterday because I was a different person then.” — Lewis Carroll, "Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland"