#12 In a swift of gaze, she turns away from her inflated self and stares into the imprints of identity on the many retina pass her bys. #23 She puts on her shades, lifts up her skirt, and travels across vast landscapes. She's a bride to be. #26 ''He's a real gentleman,'' the girls used to say. But all he ever wanted was to sway, dancing the steps of the departing, yet never truly departed. #38 She loves her, but she loves him more. #41 He thinks of himself as a sailor, forever leaving in seek of the one true destination. Life has taught me to appreciate every posture a departure may hold.