Current Residence: Darlington, Sydney
Favourite genre of music: Posted Mixed Tape
Operating System: Frontal Lobe
Favourite cartoon character: Sebastian
Goodbye StephenDear Stephen,Goodbye Stephen by LightsOutAnthony
This is the goodbye I never got to say to you.
I haven't been to visit since that day when I borrowed my brothers brown army tie. I sewed up my pants so they looked more formal. I buttoned my school shirt right to the top. The obituary said it was casual dress, but it didn't feel right wearing my everyday clothes.
We hadn't spoken in so long. But we were mates way back then. We'd get off the school bus and stroll at our own pace, back to our houses. Enjoying the moments we got to spend together, because you were a tough kid and I was a geek, we'd never hang out at school. Primary school, where all first impressions are made. We'd dawdle home, we'd talk about how you could probably see in your neighbours bathroom window if you stood on your roof, or talk about how "sucky" it was that there was only one girl in our grade and she was one of my closest friends, as if we'd ever know what to do with a girl when we got one.
My best memory of you is still the day when you knocked