The bar was dead but for a few lone souls.
He leaned in and angled the earring towards him, his rough fingers grazing her neck;
"It looks dirty."
She smiles coquettishly and says under her breath,
Happy New Years!
I am so happy 2012 is finished. I like that it is over and gone. It feels good to say that a whole year has passed and I do feel smarter and wiser for it. I swear I learned SOMETHING. Now it is up to me to make sure the new year is completely different! I know change is good, but do I have the back bone to follow through with what needs to be done?
"New Year's Day...
now is the accepted time to make your regular annual good resolutions. Next week you can begin paving hell with them as usual."