Before I Sleep

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Twenty six years ago–
We were lost and found–
We were a different sound–
And we danced around the truth–
You did not say goodbye–
Did not want to–
Days turned to a quarter of a century–
Always is right now for me–
Not a day goes by that you do not cross my mind–
Young and stupid though we were–
Falling into fancy and folly–
We used dynamite words–
And our eyes for each other were full of forever.

Back to back, then looking over your shoulder to speak to me…
I turned to face you…
That sad, longing look…
I woke up…
And you were gone.

A.E. Wallace Posted from WordPress for Android

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About A. E. Wallace aka [EL] Selkie

Ann Wallace holds a degree from the University of Texas at El Paso in Mass Communications and minored in Creative Writing. She worked at the NBC Affiliate Newschannel9 in El Paso, was a journalist for the El Paso Diocese Catholic Newspaper, held writing workshops with The Tumblewords Project, performed as a Slam Poet and published poetry in small literary magazines. She is now an ex-pat in the UK where she lives, knits, games, works and writes. View all posts by A. E. Wallace aka [EL] Selkie

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