'Once' is such a beautiful and common word,
a reference to the past.
The uniqueness implied by it
and the irrevocability
announce something that belongs
to a realm where reality and imagination
blend into a personal myth.
I once had a girl
or should I say...
was baking and selling dog treats to earn money because there was a job shortage and this other girl had a dog treat "business" as well, but it was unregistered, so to knock out the competition I bought and registered her "business" name, and because I...