Soldier, finally Home

March 13, 2012
Waiting at an airport
Waiting by a phone
Knowing the time I wait is short
Before you’re finally home
But the longer that I sit here
Time begins to drag his feet
His vision no longer clear
His mind desires sleep
Can’t see the anxious girl
Or hear the wistful sighs
He barley hears the busy world
Or sees the humans walking by
A noise sounds my eyes light
As a river of camouflage goes by
Searching hard, looking wide
To glimpse the beautiful bright blue eyes
A voice rises up my name spoken
My feet fly as time is rudely awoken
A joyful yell escapes my lips
Your warms around me
For a moment there is bliss
You shyly sneak a kiss
My soldier is home, finally.

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TaurusGal This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Mar. 23, 2012 at 10:53 am
Wow...I love the feeling of it. It's so great how it ended with the last sentence. It surprised me. Good work. Plus you can comment on my"Misunderstanding" if you want. Thanks =]
Moon_In_A_Cup replied...
Mar. 23, 2012 at 1:13 pm
thank you so much :) i'm glad you liked it! i can guarantee i will be actually feeling this in 15 days hahaha
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