Tiger Lily


Grief


Where
I do not know
But know this
I would carry him back to you, my love
If I could
On some quiet morning
Tuck him in beside you
And slowly I would leave
Hiding myself again
From all you see

Submitted: Saturday, June 09, 2012
Edited: Sunday, August 26, 2012

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Inspired by the movie Bright Star. The empathy felt by Fanny Brawne for John Keats when he lost his brother.

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