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To Melt a Binding

September 27, 2009
By Backfoot_Trevor SILVER, Acworth, Georgia
Backfoot_Trevor SILVER, Acworth, Georgia
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January 10th
The date we agreed upon
A long month ago

An anxious delay
Rumination, no verdict
The sofa summons

A quivering lip
A sinking heart, admittance
Her bravest tear falls

My own soon follow
We soak in sorrow, in love
Futile, we hold tightly

Emotion fills us
I cling to hope and relief
Promises assuage

Hollow, stripped, broken
Affection, convincing lies
The clock is frozen

Moist cheeks press in grief
I’ll never find another
I lay blessed and robbed

A long, final kiss
So momentous and serene
But healing nothing

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Luminosa said...
on Oct. 17 2009 at 4:04 pm
Simply lovely. 5 stars!