Expectations were filled in with air so the balloons did not raise high enough. But kids shrieking with joy, women excited to buy everything in exchange of their frustration, men trying to escape the cacophony of busy mall and their mind, everything looked so unmistakably perfect on new year's eve.
She refused to wake up from this day dream. A voice still rang in her ears, " Don't play with Relationships." I am not, I am not... She closed her ears as if to shun all voices away. She checked her mobile. There was no New Year message. Surprised? She was not. She exhaled with utmost effort. Emptiness. "I am going away ", She typed.
Erased. She could not say Goodbye. Even though, she did not intend to go anywhere.