Myth: noun – A widely held, but false belief or idea.
I believe in love like I believe in stories of Medusa, of Perceus, of Icarus.
Love is a story told in a hushed whisper,
believed for as long as the darkness lasts,
wiped out by sunrise and rationality.
Hero – he breaks his sword on masculinity.
Heroine – she walk the ground of feathers and complains of sore feet.
Villain – jealous lover, typically.
Same story a thousand times over,
told so much the audience groans
at the narrator for
Love isn’t new.
Love is older than the Greek Gods themselves.