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And I couldn’t pass on that opportunity Fast Forward 10, 15, 20 minutes I was talking and talking and talking Choking on my own tears Blurring out everything he never wanted me to know in the first place Until I finally stopped I took a deep breath And looked him in the eyes And realized he had nothing to say He had no arguments He agreed with me And that was the worst part. I stood up I took my jacket And looked him in the eyes one last time “Please don’t come back” “And please don’t call me your daughter” “Thank you. And good bye.”

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