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An Earthy Forest Green

by Call Me Les 11 days ago in sad poetry · updated 8 days ago

Brown like beeswaxed oak.

Credit @rusalka_striga

If you'd had an accident, I would have noticed.

If you'd been unwell, I would have cared.

You were not invisible.

You were my everyday everything.

I needed you, always.

I still need you.

Just as you were.

Faults and all.

~~~

When I wake up, I look for your messages.

Wait for an absolution or resolution.

Wait for peace that will never come.

But know, you were never invisible.

Not so long as you had me.

~~~

Time means nothing.

No one knows what will be.

I'll always believe the best in you.

And I don't care what you had to do.

One day you'll come home.

~~~

Just know, you were never invisible.

~~~

“All human wisdom is contained in these two words - Wait and Hope”

"Women and cats will do as they please, and men and dogs should relax and get used to the idea." - Heinlein

"Not idly do the leaves of Lothlorien fall" - Tolkien



sad poetry

Call Me Les

Keepin' it real since 1987 with 3 cats, a tiny apartment and too many words in my head. Admin at the Vocal Social Society. Find me here.

No words left unspoken. In memory of Tom Bradbury.

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