Daily Prompt: Born to Be With You
Got a soul-mate and/or a best friend? What is it about that person that you love best? Describe them in great detail — leave no important quality out.
Mercy, Mercy, Mercy!
Mercy is my partner of 16 years. She’s 5’10” , has short brown hair with blonde highlights, beautiful brown eyes, a cute little crooked nose, long elegant hands and feet, big-boned, flawless skin with a slight natural tan, and long legs. She doesnt find herself beautiful, but I get lost in her face. I have a thing for vampires and after her long stay in the hospital last year she now has semi-permanent vampire bite marks on her neck where her central line was. (I know I’m weird.)
I LOVE Mercy. I have always stood with her in all her trials in tribulations for the last 16 years. Does that mean that I haven’t wanted to strangle her at times? Of course not! We have a passionate relationship.
We are not the couple who broadcast our passion. You know these people. They have their fights in the grocery store in front of you in line. Or they invite you over to hang out, only to find out that they really wanted a referee.
We don’t hide our troubles, but we keep them off the headlines. Close friends know what we fight about, but don;t have to witness the fights…much better for keeping our plea of temporary insanity for when we kill each other.
Okay, we fight. But we also makeup and we have moments of growth in between fights. And we both know that the other will be there to ‘bury any bodies without question’ for each other.
Our song is True Love by P!nk:
This song really fits our life. Mercy knows the good and the bad of me and it’s okay, and vise versa. Continue reading