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Their mark was still there, though there were many others surrounding it now.
She tentatively touched the scarred bark, tracing the spot sacred to her fingers where she had declared her love all those years ago.
She had thought they were soul mates, two halves of a whole, partners for life, but it was a love destined never to be. She had been spurned and ridiculed, it being seen as a childish and embarrassing prank.
The happy loving teenager died that day as she retreated totally crushed, negated into hibernation, then solitude.
Rowena often wondered what had happened to Brenda.