I was in the grocery store, Stocking up on food for the week. My hands were full of paper towels and eggs, When I felt a tap on my shoulder. It’s you. You walked up behind me and tapped my shoulder, And I jumped so high in the air that all of my groceries fell to the ground. I hadn’t seen or heard from you in months, not since we had our argument before your deployment..
“What are you doing?”
You say with a smirk on your face. “How have things been going? It’s good to see you.” My cheeks blush red as they always do when someone is speaking to me for more than five minutes at a time – not because I’m shy or anything like that but because whenever I hear your voice it feels like this weight has lifted off of my shoulders..and there was just this freedom in my heart that I hadn’t felt before. It’s been a while, but it feels like we never left – and so we continue to spend the day together at the grocery store talking about everything that has happened over these past few months since you’ve been home. You tell me how much you missed me, And I laugh because of all of the time spent wallowing in self-pity thinking that no one would ever want to be with someone who can’t even smile without feeling guilty for doing something fun..without worrying if they’re going to hurt themselves when they have too many good moments. You start telling jokes and making funny faces as soon as he sees this happiness return on my face..and now all