James reclined in his lawn chair, the small campfire burning a void in his back yard.
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“Is that the shoe the old woman lives in?”
2022 was the year that it finally happened.
There was an old woman, Who lived in a shoe. She had so many debts, She didn’t know what to do. She said “I’ll pay it off bit by bit”, But the bank manager was having none of it. “Pay me now or you’ll lose
There is a box on the top shelf where all the memories are.
There’s a nearly unbearable pain that rises deep within my gut.