Danielle Elsworth Poems
|3.||A Cautious Heart||7/8/2010|
|7.||When The World Pushes Down, Push Back||5/6/2013|
|8.||Dark Doors. Cross Roads||5/14/2016|
|9.||You Don'T Know (Deployment Poem)||10/23/2012|
You Don'T Know (Deployment Poem)
You don't know, but I'm the girl who cries every night, and hopes every morning for his safe return.
I'm the girl who drags herself out of bed every morning so that he will be proud of her when he comes home.
I'm the girl who lies in bed longing for him to be lying next to me.
You don't know, but I'm the girl with a million things to say, but not one will come out without the thought of him.
I'm the girl who stops and stares and wishes for him to return soon each and every time another man in uniform walks by.
What you don't know is that I know love on an entirely ...