August 27, 2017

Looking down, I just
See a shell occupying
A decorative box.


My tears aren’t flowing,
As I stare into that box,
My cheeks are bone dry.


Why do I not cry?
Why am I not wailing in
Despair on the ground?


Is it because I
Know you are not in that box?
That it is empty?
That it is just a
Shadow of your former self?
It’s not really you?


Is that why I seem
Detached to myself? Is that
Why I do not cry?

Post a Comment

Be the first to comment on this article!

bRealTime banner ad on the left side
Site Feedback