A dream of Reality
Her steps slowed as she watched the group walk ahead of her. She looked at their backs as they furthered away from her. 'So far away', she thought.
The group walked on normally with laughter and small conversations. To them, it was as if everyone was there and no one was missing so they kept on walking.
They had forgotten all about her. The girl who they waited to see. The girl who they wanted to hang out with for a day.
Everything seemed to tune out for her as the crowds of people continued on passing by her and around her. The noises were all mute to her.
'Why do you all feel so far away?', she thought as she reached out her hand in hopes of grabbing onto them. But she caught nothing but air.
They were no longer in her view. She stood alone with tears welling up in her eyes.
The noises she had tuned out returned much louder. People walked past her with stares and pointed fingers.
"So far away...", she whispered as she hiccuped.
She had stopped walking long ago and now she stood there