Treasure Island

RIC S. BASTASA


Silhouette of pain


I was too young then
gazing at the door
when you promised
that you will come.

we co-authored love
and we parted.

you got married and
i got married too.

so many events make
us forget, our paths
did not cross.

i am getting older and
i sit on the same bed
gazing at the door when
it shall be opened again
hoping that it will be
your hands again.

i am a silhouette of pain.

Submitted: Tuesday, September 03, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, September 04, 2013

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