Goo and Rat -Elderberries-Smoke drifted past, it curled and rolled as it rose lazily from the tip of the lit incense. The hiss of waves came from a computer sitting on a desk, with a person seated in front of it.Goo held the glass bottle and inspected the opaque juice inside. It was such a deep shade of purple that it almost appeared black. She closed her eyes, and took in the smell of cyprus and frankincense through her nose."Get on with it!" a slightly annoyed voice chimed in, suddenly adding on, "And remember, sip it. Savor the flavor."'I better, seeing as it's $4 a bottle.'Rat started prattling on, trying to assure Goo. She lazily swatted at him; attempting to stop the babbling was drowning out the pleasing sounds of the waves. He took the hint, and retreated slightly.She gave a small huff, giving the bottle a good shake and unscrewing the lid. She tilted the bottle back, taking a small sip. The first sip was mostly bubbles. The taste was strange, but not unpl
TarryJoints popping and creaking in protest, caused by the straining of muscles as the body tries vainly to relieve its discomfort. Nails clawing at the sheet, teeth pulling at the recently discarded shirt in frustration.These are strange urges, ones that are usually diverted or forgotten. Among the purely carnal, lie the want to simply be near the one most dear.-----Not all are hers, some are his.They seem to meld together; the barrier dissolved for the moment. Spiritual aspects all become one.Sharing is how they cope, ease the longing, and endure.He held her the best he could. She pulled him closer and clutched the pillow tight.