They didn’t tell me it was like this. That being an adult doesn’t mean you have the answers. Apparently, the questions are just bigger and more confusing and the answers are far harder to come by, if they come at all.
But sometimes, you don’t need the answers. Sometimes it is enough to just see the moon suspended in the sky over the inky-black water and know that you are a very small and very important part of the universe.
Some people have their green light blinking in the distance.
I have the moon, shining as if only for me.