a strong woman

 

we got into it too quickly  

before

we get into it too deeply   she 

 

backs off   says   this is goodbye

her eyes shutter  

go flat   the light is extinguished

 

all expression drains from her face

i am gone to her

something in the past

 

the hurt   though   in her body language

in her soul  

will never go away   i know her that well  

 

but she does it   i couldn't   wouldn't  

would ruin both our lives   





Poetry by one trick pony The PoetBay support member heart!
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Written on 2017-08-01 at 05:02

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ken d williams The PoetBay support member heart!
Bravo, OTP.
Ken
2017-08-01


Ashe The PoetBay support member heart!
The memories always live on, stored away in that special place in the heart, but it is important to know when is a time to end something that will bring more heartache than happiness in the end. Who knows? Perhaps time can change things ... but usually not. A very introspective poem.
Ashe
2017-08-01