Entering the Other Life

by Sticks
originally published at 11:22PM on Friday, July 27, 2007 mature

And then she was swallowed into the darkness, clouds around her penetrating seeping through her pores. She swam and she swam but all that was evident was the thickening darkness concentrating at the end of her tips, rushing through her nostrils. She realized that this was it; there was no happy ending. She was going to drown; she relaxed her body, slowly, slowly letting the water enter her, bursting inside.