Too Good for this World

All Rights Reserved ©

2013

Jonny had often talked about transcendence.

‘That’s why Affrayed is so good,’ he said, ‘because you’re out of yourself, above yourself.’

‘What do you mean?’

‘People… people hate focusing on themselves. When are we most happy? When we’re absorbed in something. And when are we even happier than that? When we’re part of something bigger. When you’re looking at the most beautiful, awe-inspiring sight, or you’re with people who really, really understand you- when you’re so together, so united, so much larger than yourself. Affrayed makes me feel that way so often.’

‘Do I make you feel that way?’

Jonny kissed her. ‘Yes,’ he said, ‘but we’re only two people. I’m talking about the whole world!’

Imogen laughed. ‘You and the “whole world” Jonny,’ she said. ‘Honestly. You’re only one man.’

Continue Reading Next Chapter

About Us

Inkitt is the world’s first reader-powered publisher, providing a platform to discover hidden talents and turn them into globally successful authors. Write captivating stories, read enchanting novels, and we’ll publish the books our readers love most on our sister app, GALATEA and other formats.