Complete it: Adolescent love is…

a heavy shower over impermeable ground that at once craves the rainfall but doesn’t know how to handle it, and so the shower becomes a downpour, becomes a frictionless, all-consuming torrent that overflows creek beds, smothers low-lying plants, floods homes, and sweeps away cars; it drowns everything in its path leaving only a beautifully destructive turbulence that will subside as quickly as it appeared, but will leave an indelible mark on all that it touched.

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