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Whispers in the Dark

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“But fingers tap into what you were once
And I’m worried that I blew my only chance

Whispers in the dark
Steal a kiss and you’ll break your heart
Pick up your clothes and curl your toes
Learn your lesson, lead me home” 

~ Mumford & Sons lyrics to Whispers in the Dark

Tossy – Turny kind of night, sheets all in a swirl. Gripping the pillow, attempting to tether to sleep.

Just ordinary routine, I pull into the driveway and angle to park the car.  BOOM! I hit the side of the garage,

I awaken with a jolt.  Did we have an earthquake?

More restless thoughts and attempts at sleep… Did my car roll into the ditch? Was I in a fight?

Did I feel anger, resentment or worry about something left un-done or un-said?

Finally, with heavy head – daylight breaks.

My fingers are lightly tap tap tapping on my eyelids.  I am sure when I look in the mirror I will have a huge inflamed

black eye….  but I don’t.  Not even a spider bite.  Just a little puffy from the salty meal the night before.

I blame it on the Gochujang – Korean pepper paste, so delicious on pork, chicken or just about anything!

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Drinking lots of water today… water with lemon and ginger…. water with fizzy…. pure spring…. watermelon fresca….. ahhhh

Dreamer’s notes:

Black Eye Photo found on Pinterest with no given credit

Finger Tapping – known to relieve stress

Gochujang Red Pepper Sauce – highly recommended!  See Roy Choy recipe from Steamy Kitchen