down the woods

"The Three Graces" by Claude Mellan

this is a little piece i wrote that’s inspired by walking around the woods in my hometown at night. whether we were sneaking off to go see what the river looked like after dark, or just wandering by friend’s house, there was always that sense of doing something you shouldn’t be, even though your parents usually knew where you were. writing that down, the song seems a little cornier now, but i guess you don’t always have a huge world of context that isn’t corny at those ages. anyway: