A Breath Into Silence

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So this time, I figured I'd give a chatroom-type story a try.

Because, you know, why not?

Mercury burns brightest in the sky ----- you told me it would be so

March 12, 2019

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LordOfGalaxies
        hey are you still coming
            to the club party?
            i'm considering skipping

                                                                                LadyOfStarLight
                                                            
I'm not going. It'll be too loud,
                                                                      and I'm too high-strung.

LordOfGalaxies
        if you're not coming
                to the club party tonight,
                i won't go either

                                                                                LadyOfStarLight
                                                                      
Evan, you've been looking
                                                                    forward to this for months.

LordOfGalaxies
        well, i was under the impression
               that i'd know somebody there
                                                                                
LadyOfStarLight
                                                                
    It's Space Club. You know
                                                                every single person attending.

LordOfGalaxies
        we both know that's a lie.
                ash, the only person there i know
                is you.

LordOfGalaxies
       i don't think i'm going, either
                i'm just terrible around people,
                and you know that.
                everybody there terrifies me.

                                                                            LadyOfStarLight
                                                          Then why did you want to go?
LordOfGalaxies
        well, you're gonna laugh but
                i heard mercury was
                going to be the brightest
                it's ever been tonight

                                                                            LadyOfStarLight
                                                            Grab your telescope, Evan.
                                                      Meet me in front of your house
                                                   in fifteen minutes. Bring a jacket.

LordOfGalaxies
        what are you planning?
                                                                            LadyStarLight
                                                     An alibi for missing the party,
                                                   because we're going to need one
                                                        after skipping for stargazing

LordOfGalaxies
        ash, you are a saint

        i can't even

        *hugging emoji*

                                 [incoming call, 18 minutes and 53 seconds]          
 LordOfGalaxies        
        [..... continue typing here]
Sequel to It turns out Saturn is beautiful after all -- but I've run out of words to describe it 

Honestly, I didn't expect there would be a sequel.

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6 Comments
  • Blotted Ink with a Broken Quill

    Wow


    8 months ago
  • A Breath Into Silence

    To both Quille and Johanna: of course, I'll let you know if I publish another one!

    It makes me really happy to know people like these :)


    8 months ago
  • Johanna

    Yeah, and if you write another sequel, can you please let me know? :3


    8 months ago
  • Johanna

    *gasp* I loved the first one!! Now there's a sequel!! Loving your different and unique styles of writing these (and still making them gorgeous)


    8 months ago
  • AJ - Izzy

    I love how well it goes with your other piece! It's a super creative formate too :)


    8 months ago
  • Quille

    Wow! I really liked this & if you write a sequel, let me know :DD
    It's so gorgeously & simply told :D Awesome!!


    8 months ago