The truth choked me right to my teeth. Betrayed, I mopped in disbelief. I could face my fears, but this was a demon I didn’t see coming.
The injury I had painfully nursed myself out of, has yet been punctured for the second time with the broken piece of a sweet lie.
“ Like time heals most wounds, you heal my scars, beyond the moon, you are my star”
He used to say.
‘Akolo’ how cou…” I couldn’t find the words. I just gave a cold stare, my skin burning inside out, fighting hard not to blink another drop of tear.