The rage and the vengeance course through me like tar in my veins, thick and heavy.
Wrath so powerfully dark it feels superhuman. I watch it creep across my heart, a slick of black mercury spreading, engulfing, supercharging me with fury until it meets the light.
When the darkness touches the light, I feel my heart sync with the perfection of the universe. I feel complete. Whole. For the first time in my life, or maybe ever, I am fully here, awake and alive and whole.
It all makes perfect sense now.
My eyes snap open. The tears are gone…