The Invincible Man That FellMy grandpa has always been a big man in my life. At over six foot with the manners of a gentleman he was no doubt the greatest man I'd ever known. He had always seemed invincible, greater than life itself, and it seemed like nothing could bring him down.The Invincible Man That Fell by ITMoose
In February of 2011 I heard the worst news possible, my grandpa, my idol, was dying. I went to Texas in a state of shock. The one man who I though was going to live forever now had a stopwatch counting down the seconds of his life. When I got to the hospital I was too scared to see my grandpa. I didn't want to see the man I had always thought could pick up the world and hurl it lying in a hospital bed hooked up to machines that were keeping him alive. When I gathered the courage to see him I walked into his room then paused. He looked so old and fragile that tears poured from my eyes and onto my cheeks. Slowly Grandpa motioned me closer. When I got to his bedside he smiled and tried to talk through the tube in his mouth. I clasped his
A knife called furyShe screamed her fury at the boy in front of her. As they argued she finally asked.A knife called fury by ITMoose
"Do you honestly hate me that much?!" Her reply was simple.
"Yes! I wouldn't even care if you died!" Taking this into consideration she grabbed a knife. Deliberately she cut her wrists, slowly. When the boy tried looking away she just shoved the knife cutting her arm in his face.
"Look! Look! You don't care if I die so why not watch me do it?! Know that as I'm doing this it's because of you! You told me you did't care!"
As she cut the boy ran away. She slowly set down the knife and smiled. Lighting up a ciggarette she listened in on the conversation the boy was having with another. Making out the words through the hysteria was hard but she managed to get one thing out of it all: The boy claiming that she almost killed herself because of him. Laughing she rolled her eyes; she had barely grazed her wrists on all of the eleven cuts.