She cried because life will never be the same. She cried because no matter what she did or how hard she tried, she couldn’t seem to move past this hump.
So, she cried for the before’s, the after’s and all the inbetweens.
She cried until the tears turned to nothing more than dry eyes.
She picked herself up, splashed water on her face, and put the smile back where it was before it fell.