Poem:How you remind me

You remind me of someone

I use to sleep with

naïve and funny, you know

how to make me laugh.

I had to do a double take, the first time

we met.

I swear you were him, my heart jumped of memories,

learning about each other

he was so young, much younger than I

but mature in many ways,

then showing his age with how to love me

he didn’t know how.

Our brief affair was lustful

he learned a lot, I forgot too much

then we ended it.

I need more, he didn’t know how to

give any more than he had

fond memories show up and make me

smile.


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Winsome 5 years ago from Southern California by way of Texas

"he learned a lot, I forgot too much" that was a nice line. Almost deserves another poem. Thanks MA. =:)


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MarionAnn 5 years ago from Vancouver Island, BC Author

Thank you...there might be a few more poems that come out of this one. Thank you again!

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