Monday, December 26, 2011

Traveling Alone

No one to see me off at the airport; no one to greet me when I arrive.

I was in the same situation once before, and had nothing but excitement for my upcoming adventure -- so why not now? Why should simply no longer having parents turn such excitement into despair? Even at this point, when I know I have a job and home of my own to go back to and I can actually visualize my situation, why is my heart such a weight in my chest?

This moment should be a highlight of my young life.

I want my highlights back.


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