day date with self. visiting some favorite places.
"For a second, I felt confused about who I’d been at any point before this.
And I focused on the feeling.
It thrilled me.
It made me realize I’m an individual, but not because I’m special, or unique or any other empty idea, but because I could never share my thrills and disappointments.
It was all mine, but in a way that wasn’t by choice."
'Thing About When I Worked at a “Treasure Island” Grocery Store in Chicago, Illinois' from Hurt Others by Sam Pink (via clevermeat