of the world.
I lead my life much like one would play chess.
Except instead of chess pieces, it's a band of wild animals in birthday hats. And instead of a chess board, it's meth. Please press play.
And you tell her that you’ll visit in the fall – after she’s settled – and you warn her in advance that you’re really bad at keeping in touch but that you want to make an exception for her. And then you tell yourself that it doesn’t matter either way, whether you write or you call or you do or you don’t. Because she already changed you. She fulfilled her duty, and you fulfilled yours.