hold me?my head feels sofuzzy right nowlike the wholeworld is trying toPUSHitsWAYinand my eyes areso tired andsore from allthe tears that havefallen todayi'm justsotiredcould i fall asleep in your arms?
sayi'erheso i tiptoed in her shadowand she taught me all the stepsto the danceshe knew i was followingbefore i knew i was followingwhile i quietly matched her cadenceand she taught me all the wordsto the songthough we both knew my voicewould never be as sweet as her voicebut i mimicked all her breathingand she taught me every stanzato the poembecause we both knew i couldn't writeso i bled so that she could write
guard(ian)It's so much easier this way,isn't it, my sweet?My words hold no venom for you,my comments no poison,I am doing this to help youand your new lack ofresistance is veryencouraging.Listen toIris, you knowI know you betterthan anyone else, muchbetter than he knows youbecause how long has he beenaround? Two years now? Not enough.I've been with you sincethe very beginning, darling.I know all of your transgressionsand I know the thoughts youtry to hide from everyoneelse, and I know allof your darkestwishes.So, it'sgood that nolonger must I forceyour hand, it's good thatnow you listen. Iris will takegood care of you, and reward youfor remembering just where you belong.I am the only one whowill guide your hand true.