If she didn’t stop, she would fall. Just a moment to lay her head down and think. Let the world rush past. She needed a moment. Gather herself together. Listen to her racing heart. Calm her raging mind.
This is Day 179 since Hurricane Maria made landfall and Day 192 since Hurricane Irma made landfall on the island of Puerto Rico.
On a dare, we hopped the old stone wall and ran toward the fort. Sitting low by the wall, I told you my secrets. You told me yours. I promised to always love you, dance all night, and be your mom. We claimed the fort, you and I. Together everything is possible.
This is Day 176 since Hurricane Maria made landfall and Day 189 since Hurricane Irma made landfall on the island of Puerto Rico.