Coffee Cake and Manifestation
Winter’s sunlight filtered through the cafe's windows, barely warming my skin and brightening the vibrant interior. The intoxicating aroma of a fresh-baked cake hung in the air, rousing me from my groggy stupor. It brought a tinge of nostalgia, whispering of late-night escapades in the Metaverse, with the VR strapped on I was strapped in. But that was last night, and the sweet scent of the cake awakened me to a new day.
I shuffled to the counter, my weary eyes widening as they landed on the golden delight perched there, a halo of morning light illuminating its perfect frosting. I took a bite, and a rush of pure joy washed over me, banishing the remnants of fatigue. The cake was a symphony of sensations, moist, soft, and achingly sweet sensations.
Finding a spot at a quaint table by the window, I sunk into the chair, indulging in another bite of the heavenly confection. As I savoured the lingering sweetness, I pondered the day ahead - a journey into the suburbs, where my daylight dealings lay ahead. Energised by the delectable cake, I could do this.
Once the cake was no more than a happy memory, I busied myself with brewing a strong cup of coffee. The rich aroma mingled with the cake's sweet aftertaste, creating an aromatic symphony that hung in the air, and the bitter, robust flavour of the coffee served as a perfect counterpoint to the cake's sweetness.
I savoured the moment, my eyelids drooping shut as I took in the sounds of the early morning - the rattle of the trams, the hum generated by the return of the white collars. This was perfection, a solace before a day of mental combat navigating public transport. I had my cake, my coffee, and determined resolve.
Opening my eyes, I basked in the warm glow of the morning sun filtering through the cafe window. It was a day painted in shades of promise and anticipation.
I took my last swig of coffee, a content smile tugging at my lips. I was ready. Ready to embrace the world. Ready to master the suburbs. So let the day manifest what I want.
Coffee Cake & then Manifest Poem
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