That was then...This Is Now

May 23, 2012
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Once upon a time,
Looking up into your eyes,
Once filled me with butterflies.

That was then,
This is now.

I sit behind you,
I’m silently pleading with you to say “hello”.

Remember back when,
When then was now,
Wrestling in the grass,
I never thought,
Maybe it wouldn’t last.

But that was then,
This is now.





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Blossomingblues said...
May 26, 2012 at 10:04 pm
I like the simplicity and honesty of this.
 
Tia Alger replied...
May 27, 2012 at 10:58 am
Thank you i aprecitate your comment
 
normgrl said...
May 25, 2012 at 4:26 pm

I hope things are all well. And I'm the same. I sometimes find myself thinking about are days together...saying one thing that I most definitely do not want to admit: I'm not over him.

 

But, you're poem's nice. It's relatable. Put a little more imagery into it though. 

 
Tia Alger replied...
May 27, 2012 at 10:59 am
Thank you for your suggestions i will remember that for my next poem.
 
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