Candlelit

 

 

She said I’d never been good at goodbyes

As she sat there with candlelit eyes

And the tear on her cheek

Said what she couldn’t speak

Because tear drops can never tell lies

 

There’s a silence when people they go

A void for emotion to grow

A missed beat of two hearts

When a lover departs

It’s the way of the world don’t you know

 

Ged Thompson

◄ I dreamt of a girl.

Heart Wide Open ►

Comments

Frances Macaulay Forde

Fri 22nd Mar 2019 14:20

Love, love, love the first stanza.

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keith jeffries

Thu 10th Aug 2017 17:02

Beauty in simplicity. Thank you. Keith

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