The Secrets We Keep Hidden
She was in love with words she'd never spoken, places she'd never explored, people she'd never met, and a world that didn't exist.
Yet, she didn't believe the truth he vocalized like lies.
He despised every syllable she uttered, every place she marked with her soft steps, the people she tainted with her pure voice, and the world she imagined.
Yet, he didn't know the secrets she hid behind her mesmerizing eyes.
The purest of hearts have endured the most pain. The kindest of souls have been wounded the greatest. The biggest of smiles have quivered the hardest. The quietest of eyes have cried the heaviest of tears.