'I wanted to steel his warmth, his strength, his assurance that we'd be fine. But mostly I wanted to drown out the fears screeching in my head and the heart beating too fast inside my chest, leaving my palms a sweaty mess.
I'm learning to eat when I'm hungry n not out of boredom. Also, I've finally had the power to say no to really unhealthy food at my relatives houses. hard to pass up Louisiana creole/cajun and soul food.