Treasure Island

Tom J. Mariani

(January 1948 / San Francisco, CA)

Burdened


Igrew to feel
Burdened by holding hands
While we walked
Burded by your touch

Your hand on my shoulder
Or around my waist
Became a weight
I could no longer bear

Submitted: Sunday, March 31, 2013
Edited: Monday, April 01, 2013

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