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Fever

You give me no fever.

That, you must understand, is the difficult part. You give me no fever — I do not dream of the sinuous curves of your legs twining about mine — I do not fantasize about the warm cavern of your mouth, the delicious slip of your devil’s tongue against mine — I do not think about a future with you, any one, not tomorrow, not next month or next year, not the next hour or moment. I do not anticipate you, your texts or your phone calls, your presence or your voice.

You give me no fever. You give me no want.

You give me you and I do not know how I will ever live without you; I do not know how I will ever move on from you; I do not know where I begin and you end; I do not know what it is we have done.

I’d rather a fever. It would devastate me less at it’s inevitable conclusion.

I’d rather lust. The loss of this love will only sever my soul from this life.

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About Quinn

In it but not of it. A reformed player, now watcher. Speaker of raw truths.

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Raison d’etre

"Raw," she said. "I want something primal. I want something bare and naked. I want you to give me this life raw, unbidden, unhidden, free, fair, and true. Can you do that? Can you do that for me?"

One may only try.

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