The reasons why we close the eyes of the dead.

“Closure is important”, he said. As the people he loved slowly became images on a screen. Their faces in every song, their voices in every crowd, his fault in any case…
He’d been left holding the bag again. “Perhaps my heart will be in there this time?”, he thought… He’d have to sort through all this other shit first…
He had waited until the car rolled to a stop to reveal the tank was empty.
“It’s all in the difference between lies and the lack of truth”, he said as he closed his eyes.

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