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  • I will pick up the dress at the shop. And I’ll return my mother’s veil. And I’ll donate our cake to the church.

    And then we’ll fall asleep apart. And tomorrow we’ll go to our office jobs. And we’ll try to pretend this didn’t happen to us.

    And I’ll come home after it's dark. And I’ll press my hands against these walls. And I’ll weep until I can no longer push you out.
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