trying to remember when it stopped being theory & turned into real life, because theory was a whole lot easier
I’ve seen too many movies to believe this would happen to me, he said & she smiled & kissed him lightly & said, It’s good to let reality in now & then, don’t you think?
My uncle told me once there were 3 rules for a great opera. Make it loud, wear flashy clothes & if it’s not going your way, kill yourself. It has no basis in reality, he added. That’s why I like it.
I try not to get too close, he said. From a distance almost everything looks real.
I used to be pretty clear on what was real & what I made up, but with everything going on in the world, none of that seems to matter, so I just decided to talk less & smile to myself more, so as not to add to the general confusion
Is willing to accept that she creates her own reality except for some of the parts where she can’t help but wonder what the hell she was thinking