Author: Alzo David-West
“Lilly, can we?”
“Lilly, how about today?”
“Lilly, maybe …”
“Lilly, it’s been a week.”
“I changed my mind.”
“Lilly, I was wondering.”
“Is it all you think about?”
“Lilly, it’s been four months.”
“I’m busy now.”
“Lilly, how about the weekend?”
“I’ve got things to do.”
“Lilly, it’s been a year.”
“Has it really?”
“Lilly, something’s changed.”
“Lilly, can we talk, please?”
“Lilly, there’s something I need to tell you.
“Lilly, are you listening? ….”
“John, why don’t you login anymore?
“John, why are you unavailable?”
“John, my circuits detect another presence.
“John, is that a person with you?”
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