My Knight In Shining ArmorI didn't want to open my eyes, I wanted to spare myself the loneliness. But I did open my eyes, regardless.
I knew what day I had awoken to.
I tucked my wings against my body tightly, and sat patiently on the cliffside, hoping that things would be better for me this year.
Though I knew that it is such a beautiful day, I could not fight off the feeling that an iron fist had closed around my heart.
Was it hatred? Bitterness?
Maybe it was just hopelessness.
I turned my eyes to the sky. It looked as if it was going to rain. I tested the air to confirm that my theory was accurate.
The sun could be seen rising from it's slumber in a dazzling array of pinks and yellows from behind the dark mountain tops.
The only beauty in the sky that day.
I wanted to soak up those beautiful hues. My heart smiled as my eyes took in nature's masterpiece.
But it was too good to be true. Before long, dark clouds engulfed, and cruelly swallowed those colors, taking away my temporal happiness.
I sighed sadly. And