Magical Truthsaying Bastard Shadesong (shadesong) wrote,
Magical Truthsaying Bastard Shadesong
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Sleep

When we sleep, Joseph wraps his arms around me. I am thankfully accustomed to spooning, but this is different. He does not let go and roll over. His arms enfold me all night, shifting position with me. I'm like a security blanket or a beloved stuffed animal.

Something to be cherished.

I'm a restless sleeper; when I'm half-awake, I watch him, his face at rest. I'm tempted to run a hand down his arm, or across his jawline, or across his bare chest... but I don't want to wake him.

Beauty. I am desired by beauty.

And I drift back to sleep. Safe.

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