In the oldest, most dilapidated castle,

that stands at the end of the ugliest swamp,

in the darkest, most unattended corner,

lies a tapestry that no one ever liked.

This tapestry,

hundreds of years old,

has forever been unraveling,

slowly falling apart

in front of eyes that never saw.

As it becomes older,


more stained and unloved,

it loses more and more of its threads.

More and more of what made the tapestry


Now, as it trys to hold on to its identity,

only a few of its threads have stayed.

Only a little glimmer of the past,

when a tapestry hung on the wall,


and hope that it could be recognized as a tapestry

has all but fallen away.

The tapestry holds on

to what once gave it purpose,

but the unbearable pain




cause the last thread to





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