by Peter Cherches
She was a kleptomaniac. Without knowing it, she stole pieces of him when he wasn't looking and hid them on her person. He knew he was diminishing, but had no idea how or why. And then, poof, all of a sudden, he was gone. But she wasn't a criminal at heart. When she realized what she had done she ended the embrace and returned him to himself.
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