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Sunday, May 30, 2010
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                               Never to be “We”

 

How well we know that we,

you and me can never be...

“we.”

The time between the many years

that separate us.

The difference between the many miles

that separate us.

From east to west.

From my side of the country

to your side of the country.

Your family there, to the east.

My family here, to the west.

Those you love there.

Those that need you,

those you "care" for there.

The man you sleep next to,

that you do not love, there. 

Those I love here.

The empty half of my bed,

that we both know, spiritually,

belongs to you, alongside me, here.

How sad that we...

we,

you and me,

we, that love one the other,

though we should be “we”,

can never,

or ever will be,

 “we.”

 


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Reviewed by Patrick Granfors 6/5/2010
Long distance romances are difficult at best, but great fodder for love poetry. Patrick
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner 6/4/2010
HEARTBREAKING in its eloquence ... beautifully penned, Mark. I'm sorry ...

(((HUGS))) and love, Karla.
Reviewed by La Belle Rouge Poetess Of The Heart 6/3/2010
Beautifully sad
Reviewed by Elizabeth Russo 6/1/2010
I know this feeling very well, Mark. Two hearts, two souls who can never be...I'm with Chessly, hankie is out wiping away tears. So sad. ~Lizzie
Reviewed by Chessly Nesci 6/1/2010
The hanky is dripping! It is so sad when soul mates can never, or ever will be "we." Your friend, ~Chessly
Reviewed by Kathleen McDonald 6/1/2010
I have the same problem. I am on the west and he is on the east and just can't seem to be together. Nicely done and so sad.
Reviewed by Annabel Sheila 5/31/2010
Passionate longing in your words, Mark. The ache is real and powerful.

Anna
Reviewed by Georg Mateos 5/31/2010
Then..."we" shrinks and shrinks until becoming a "wee"...too little.

Georg

Reviewed by Rose Rideout 5/30/2010
We know that many live this way with this thoughts that fills their hearts only to be kept a secret till the end. I love it Markie.

Your #1 Newfie Friend Hugs XOXOXO, Rosie
Reviewed by Felix Perry 5/30/2010
Sadly some of the greatest loves are those that are never realized...
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