The End


You said

You’d never leave

Stay with me






Though I’m still here

I can feel me leaving

That woman in the mirror

She beckons from farther shores

Sadness reflected in her eyes

Etched deep in her wrinkles


In that mirror

You disappear

With one glance

Over my shoulder

You’ll be there

As you’ve been



I can feel you

Staring into a Looking Glass Land

Of time wound backwards


Eternally yours

Was never to be

I wanted it all

From beginning to end

So I’m the one leaving

Can feel myself fading

Just one more glance

Backwards in time

Always yours in memory


Copyright January 2014


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