Signs that only mean to bring forward what’s real. I’m done turning my back on them. How long did it take? A fool always needs a while. The danger of denial is more vicious in real life than in fiction. At least in fiction, you have better control. As the author, you should know the truth better than any other. You will always find the truth. I accidentally scattered hot ashes on my tights. They’re now ripping. I haven’t felt that cold in a long time. And yet, every day, I choose to sit outside by the fountain. I was nauseated from that spin. There are ashes on my new coat, too. But luckily, they didn’t burn any holes.