Reckless WreckagesteemCreated with Sketch.

in poetry •  15 days ago  (edited)

She closes her eyes
falling
held safe in love's embrace
a tangle of
bliss
passion
desire

Reckless though it be
time clocks out
sitting out
untold minutes

An embrace
crystalline amidst the forever of long sought love
—finally realized

Moment
moment
moments drip by
a leaky faucet
—reminding the couple that the real world flows unsteadily on

Not this
nor any harsh reality would ever steal away their perfect piece of eternity

Two faucets open
a different kind than time
liquid pain blurs coffin
his coffin

His kiss
phantom memory

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