home from the movies.
The boy sensed there was something wrong
because of the painful silence they shared
between them that night.
The girl then asked the boy to pull over
because she wanted to talk.
She told him that her feelings had changed
& that it was time to move on.
A silent tear slid down his cheek as
he slowly reached into his pocket & passed
her a folded note.
At that moment,
a drunk driver was speeding down that very
He swerved right into the drivers seat,
killing the boy.
Miraculously, the girl survived.
Remembering the note,
she pulled it out & read it.
"Without your love, I would die."