Archive for November, 2012

No Strength in Numbers

November 23, 2012

I’ve always dreaded numbers since fourth grade, and now that we’re in the fourth quarter of year 2012, this 23rd day of November to be exact, there’s this sudden realization that age, the most human manifestation of numbers, it’s slow turning specifically, can not only be frightful but also saddening. Somewhere a clock breaks down as does the spirit of a little boy who’s locked in a body that feels older than his longing, in his eyes a girl dancing in the love and limitlessness of youth.