Stephen Brian Brady


Brief Encounter With A Seal


at the furthest reaches of our flights
our feint orbits
might have got us closer

closer
yet

but a momentary pause
and we did only stare
then
lost our balance

and we sent spinning

as the sea
with it's monotonous keep
lapped and trod each wave of sand
along the beach
smoothed it out

but memory
he could not reach

Submitted: Friday, July 04, 2014
Edited: Friday, July 04, 2014

Topic of this poem: friendship


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