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So normal 364 days. Mushy 1-day.

by Solstice22 on February 13, 2014   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

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Yeah, the ooey, gooey kind of mushy. That's me this time of year. It is when my heart gets turned inside out. I used to pour over the little kid Valentines I got in school, looking for the ones that were signed, "Love". Looking for clues on the ones that weren't.

It all just made me happy.


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