liberandum.

in the hallowed darkness,
swathed in mysticism

she surrendered.

surrendered wholly,
completely;
unabashed.

shedding every layer of fear,
every misconception,
every misconstrued thought.

and she awoke

it was magic

her magic.

it had not ever fled;
no, it had finally awakened.

she was more than alive –

she was unfettered