30 years

30 years is a lifetime,
a time of years
swimming, singing
laughing, oh yes I have
laughed, have you?
What a silly question
of course you have
watching me
being silly.
I don't know
if I have missed you, always
sometimes ~ but is it just
retrospective.
Ok, yes I have
I am a curmudgeonly person,
I have missed you
I've missed our young skin
and staying up all night,
I've missed not going to
the club and jamming
and missing notes
and leaving rings
on a piano top and
I have missed it all.
So I just wanted to say
I have missed it
the fun, being young
being silly, having sex
falling in a laundry basket,
wearing a stupid basque
that cut and you laughed
and I damn well did too.
30 years, fuck, where did
it go?




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Written on 2014-11-02 at 20:47

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Ashe The PoetBay support member heart!
Truly touching in its frank realism. Time passes so fast, and all those wonderful moments become memories so fast. Absolutely love this!
2014-11-03



just beautiful, touched me all the way to the last letter.
sensational
2014-11-03


Chaucer Whethers The PoetBay support member heart!
Diamonds shining on a speck of sand. One shines on a shine never gone.
2014-11-02