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PonderingsFamily...Ponderings by WanderingTempest
Every time the thought crosses my mind, a bit of bittersweet feeling hits me. I kind of figure the bitter is the part of what has happened a couple years back within my own family, while the sweet is the simple fact that I still have people I can call family. I mean, sure, we might have our differences, our squabbles. We may be at each other's necks to the point where we may not even be able to stand each other. But at the end of the day, that's what we still are: family. We're still cut from the same cloth, we still share our likes and dislikes, and we're still brothers and sisters, mothers and fathers, sons and daughters. That's what it boils down to.
Lately, I've been having a strange sense of fatherhood hit me. How would I treat my future children? Will I live up to their expectations? Can I provide them a suitable home life and raise them up to do right in the world? Will I be able to treat my future wife in a way she should be treated? Can I take care of her, wor
A New Beginning -PREVIEW-Keep running... Just keep running...A New Beginning -PREVIEW- by WanderingTempest
The twilight over the horizon lit up in a flurry of gunfire, the whistling of ammunition echoing through the alleyways as we ran past. The little bundle of life clinging tightly to me, whimpering, crying, overwhelmed by the recent turn of events. Nothing seemed to be going the way either of us had anticipated, but all we knew was we couldn't let the little one come to harm.
"Shh, it's alright..." I whispered, keeping my pace, cursing in my mind for what had happened. "We're gonna get you out of here, safe and sound..."
"If they keep up like this, none of us are getting out of here..." I could hear my soul mate mutter, running slightly behind me to protect the two of us, turning and returning fire. "This wasn't supposed to happen... This wasn't supposed to happen at all..."
All I could do was bite my lip, continuing to hush the little child in my arms, giving as much love as I possibly could, as much protection as I could. And yet, the longer
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