Not Today

Sunset in Jimei

The bottle will remain unopened.

That pack of cigarettes will stay unsmoked.

Those cheesecakes calling me as I walk past the bakery will be ignored.

And the backups won’t be hearing from me anytime soon.

For as long as there’s a teeny bit of will left in me…

You’re not winning again.

Not today.

——

Be strong. You are loved. ♥️

T.

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Daily Prompt: Tame 


I grow wild, 

Undaunted by the dangers, 

Hidden and conspicuous, 

Eager to try everything 

No matter the cost. 

And I try to stop, 

But I can’t help it. 

So tame me. 

Rein me in. 

Save me 

From myself. 
Daily Prompt: Tame