A/N: Inspiration has struck me like a lightning bolt, and this came out of the ashes. Read and review, please?


It Rains


.:.

It r~a~i~n~s

but they stay outside

Who cares about

*a . little . bit . of . water*

when your {{best friend}}

is by-your-side?

The park is e:m:p:t:y

[except for *the two of them*]

and the swings s~w~a~y

{in the g\a\l\e\s

before the s!t!o!r!m}

But the boy and the girl

=talktalktalk=

about the *strangest* things

like m~a~g~i~c and [mothers]

/sisters\ and spells

as the r*a*i*n

D

R

O

P

S

{on their faces}

(turned towards e.a.c.h o.t.h.e.r)

.:.

It r~a~i~n~s

as they {stare out the w-i-n-d-o-w-s}

of the scarlet train

[alone, together]

and they j/u/s/t k/n/o/w

that their f|r|i|e|n|d|s|h|i|p

won't d...i...e...

.:.

It r~a~i~n~s

but they don't go inside

{they're too busy

xxSxx

xxCxx

xxRxx

xxExx

xxAxx

xxMxx

xxIxx

xxNxx

xxGxx

at e.a.c.h o.t.h.e.r to notice}

she's c*r*y*i*n*g

[how could you do this?]

and he is too

[I'm sososorry]

and the water

*drops

drops**

***drops

as they

f\a\l\l

f\a\l\l

f\a\l\l

into that d*a*r*k*d*a*r*k -place-

that e.v.e.r.y.o.n.e

knows as

=h|a|t|r|e|d=

{what happened to t~r~u~s~t?]

gone with the wind, my dear

{what happened to

F

R

I

E

N

D

S

H

I

P

e/t/e/r/n/a/l?]

as d*e*a*d as can be

.:.

It r~a~i~n~s

{and one s.t.o.r.m.s inside}

.:.

{and one stands

(alone)

in the r~a~i~n}

.:.