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A World Without MonicaIt was Evening; the last embers of the fire were just burning out sending a rich smell of smoke wafting around the room. The Four stockings were lined up over the Fireplace and their shadows were cast over the floor. Snow lay thick and fast on the ledge outside and covered all of Springfield. It was Christmas Eve.
Monica Simpson stretched out in her armchair and sighed. She loved Christmas but this one wasnt going so well yet. She had fought with Maggie about who was first to try Marges homemade Christmas cookies, are rare treat that the Family got only got on Christmas day.
The tree stood tall and proud standing by the Window where it always was placed. Lying on her stomach under the lower branches was Maggie Simpson and she had her hands on a parcel saying TO MAGGIE, FROM MOM AND DAD
Im sure Im getting that video game, Maggie Grinned, relishing her words with glee. This was a trademark of the oldest Simpson still living with Homer and M
a dangerous hallucinationThe light coming through the window was bright,
much too bright.
Even though my eyes were closed
I could see it-
The skin of my arms prickled,
sweat dripped from my brow.
It was two in the afternoon but…
the sun was setting
through the window facing east.
I should have seen the hutch,
shelves lined with bone china
decorated with delicate leaves and vines.
I was so thirsty
and reaching for cups that should have been there.
Instead I found a billboard of butterflies,
the colors raging
more than any rainbow
I'd ever seen.
Their wings fluttered and flashed
yet somehow they moved in slow motion.
I wanted to stand,
wanted to reach out and touch them but…
I couldn't move,
and yet I laughed
ignoring my dry mouth
and the tingling in my feet.
There was a tempest
on the rise
and in my blood.
A sugar rush disguised
as a riot of butterflies
and they were swarming me.
There was a small vial
of insulin in my pocket
that I nev
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