Grand Illusions 20 / Muro Box 20
18/07/2019 17:33

"Why would they mention you? How did they know you, if you didn't know them?"
"It's one thing being called at an odd hour of the night. It's another being told that someone died. It's something hardly fathomable that whoever they were knew you, and you were the only one mentioned in the will."
"It's something so unsettling to go to a funeral for someone you don't know. It's disturbing being handed the deed to a house for someone you never met. It's weird reading the name on the mail box that doesn't mean a thing to you. It's odd for this not to be a misunderstanding. It's strange knowing that this person has been in the hospital for three years with not a soul inside their house. yet there's not a speck of dust to be found. All the rooms are reasonably bare. You head upwards, to what would be an attic. Where what should be boxes of things long forgotten. Is a library, at least two stories tall. with numerous amounts of oddities.

I hope everyone's having a good day!

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ROBObermann on July 18, 2019, 11:33 p.m.

I really like this melody! You chose an excellent story to go with it too. It reads like it's worthy of novel!

Grey on July 19, 2019, 2:20 a.m.

I agree! Are you going to write more of this or is it done. It's awesome either way!

Also, your "I hope everyone's having a good day!"-stamp really caught me off guard in this one XD

Kaleidiope on July 19, 2019, 2:45 p.m.

Thank-you, guys! I don't really feel satisfied with most of the stuff I do, but I feel good about this melody. "Solace" means to find comfort in a time of distress. If that gives an idea to the rest of the story. I hope to do another melody telling more of the story, but I might not do all of it. I really wanted to continue the mirror one, but what I was planning would have been 30 or more melodies long so I stopped and started continuing it on quotev. My main focus has been with Monachopsis. Soon it will be what i'll consider done. It's been easy to write for me, I don't really understand why.
It's a little funny because i'll reread what I write and it sometimes catches me off guard too! XD

erin on July 19, 2019, 8:53 p.m.

I like this melody a lot! And I'm with Helena, the little stamp threw me for a loop at first, haha! Great job.

Kaleidiope on July 20, 2019, 2:03 p.m.

XD Thank-you so much!

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