I Cherish Memory Triggers

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    Chain Of Memories

    I love sitting around and day dreaming. Ill have a memory of something that will lead to another thing which will lead to another thing and so on. Then there are the time where i will catch a scent of something and remember the scent but i cant remember where it's from in my...
    angeliceyes11 angeliceyes11
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jul 20, 2011

    Breath

    the wine initiates the memory montage.the rolodex in my head.i am not so much wiping the tears awayas massaging them into my face. “when I hear youall I want is to go to youhow can i hear your breathand not touch you?like an alcoholichello, my name is...” “my world...
    Quintesse Quintesse
    51-55, F
    2 Responses May 21, 2011

    Your Shirt

    I don't know how this is even possible, but after at least a hundred washes the shirt I got out of you're drawer after you died still smells like you PopPop. I can't even place the smell, I never could, even back then. You didn't smoke so thats not what it is. It wasn't cologne...
    RoseDawson RoseDawson
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Apr 6, 2011

    Poppa

    Nine years of infertility. That's a lot of periods. That's a lot of balled up tissues. Then a year of grieving the child I would never carry, would never give birth to; the child that would look like me, share my history. But motherhood is not defined by giving birth. This is...
    Quintesse Quintesse
    51-55, F
    19 Responses Apr 6, 2011

    Red Roses

    I don't post on EP often anymore. I never have much to say, plus between school, full time work, my family, my friends, my boyfriend... well, I'm busy. However sometimes I have thoughts or ideas, and it seems wrong not to share here. Yesterday I was at work, and I was missing my...
    RoseDawson RoseDawson
    18-21, F
    Jan 12, 2012
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