Our Shadows Merged

We were young,Eager, straining,With a love so certain. Then came other things,Laid claim to our attention,Love me instead these things said,And we did,That job,Family members, friends who tugged,Children,Of your seed fused with mineThey drew us together,But also apart,And our love dwindled,It shrank,Our faces turned away,In other directions My heart brokeLoneliness moved into its crevicesBut still,IContinue reading “Our Shadows Merged”