“Hey, so you know what ‘eunioa’ means?”
“It is the shortest word where all vowels are present,”
I wrinkle my nose. “Okay, but what does it mean? It has to have a meaning, right?”
You think for a minute.
I love the fact that you didn’t say, “Google it yourself; why are you asking me?”
Then you smile.
“Eunoia means… a beautiful mind. A well thinking mind, such as yours.”
“You are the most learned person here, you know,” I poke your hips, which makes you grin in a way that gives me goosebumps.
“I said ‘beautiful mind’. If I fall sick, you know exactly what to do, without losing your head. You give me medicine, and food that i can eat and company. But when you fall sick…”
“Go on,” I whisper.
“I lose it. I wouldn’t know what to do. I feel helpless. You are strong and your mind” you knuckles rap the ride of my head slightly; lovingly. “is fit and works well and just
Well, I love you for saying that.
Ehh a little cheesy but doesn’t matter! I put it up!
My bae, Parvathi over at Queen Talks and I are attempting these prompts curated by Poetry Falls over on Instagram.