shadow of what once was

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in fleeting kisses

our breaths mingle

hands once held tightly

have lost their grasp

still our lives are entwined

our love is still true

just a shadow

of what once was

~Melanie Thomason

4/6/19

 

 

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9 responses to “shadow of what once was

  1. πŸ’œπŸ™‹πŸΌβ€β™€οΈπŸ€—

  2. This has a melancholic beauty which really touches the heart.

  3. Loss, change, but a wonderful poem.

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