Somersault

24 Mar

Us atheists, fixated on logic—religion annoys us.
We writers hate arbitrary rules.
If she knew me, she’d hate my guts.

Yet,

I respect that personality—
that energy.
Her interactions are fun.

If I let her in—
if I learn to give people chances,
not forsake them for faults—
I’m convinced
I may feel love.

(This is an attempt at “55-word fiction.”)

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