Lightning breaks in the night sky
the white light alien to the yellow light of the sun
That lightning exists in other parts of the universe
makes me think of the unbelievable existence of life on this world.
She was perfect for him
and they showed it on instagram
and then she left him.
The speed with which she changed her facebook status from in a relationship
hurt him more than he thought it could.
He went to work, he told himself it would be a new start
but it was empty for a while
then he sat out and watched the lightning and the night sky light up
and it reminded him that lightning occurs all across this world.
It was a train ticket out of his home town and the start of something new.