B.B. Loring

Rookie - 42 Points (October 24,1995 / Maine, United States)

How Naive Were We? Poem by B.B. Loring


I saw you in my secret place.
and yes, it has been awhile.
I made fresh claw marks on your face
and you smiled,
again.
I fell in shame and turned away
and I still don't understand
how.

How could you smile?

Submitted: Friday, July 5, 2013
Edited: Thursday, July 18, 2013
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