Chapter 4: the disappearing lover

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Poetry  |  House: Booksie Classic

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I met you twenty years

ago

when we were

eight

in my back yard...

it was hard to avoid

you

at first sight...

you moved away shortly

after...

I saw you again

twenty years later

neither of us have changed

but how we felt

had changed

so he left again

I found him twenty years

later

though this was our last

his eyes were closed

though I knew he was at rest

I met him sixty years earlier

giving birth to our

beautiful baby boy

saddest of all

was knowing he was

his all along....

(it was sad when my best friend

leaves,

its even sadder when they

have nothing to say

and suddenly fade away.

-B.M.W


Submitted: August 06, 2011

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