Minus to Plus
Do you remember when you gave me this? Promised that if either one of us should lose our human self we'd change the world for the better. I've only fired it once and that was on the night you gave it to me. We were so young then and bubbling with life, dreams, hopes, goals...we thought we had the answers for it all. How foolish we were.
It's that unfortunate time of the year my dear brother, the time of the year where we try desperately to avoid being in the present. We've met on this bridge every year since the massacres, drinking ourselves into a stupor and laughing into the early morning hours. As the years have passed we've become less and less linked. You've become a full human, living your dream life of a regular being where I've taken a darker path, living a nightmare that never seems to sleep. We've always been that way, haven't we? You're the light, I'm the dark. It's said that the most heinous things of human nature reside in the dark, but those things are also