Silent Film...Weeping Softly.

 

Silent Film...Weeping Softly.

 ©-MFB III 

 


 

Through the translucent film
of memories  from long ago,
crumbling on the reals of my mind,
I still get a vague glimpse of you,
cornflower blue eyes,
and lips pregnant with possibilties,
how you would tease,
with your beauty,
and I was just a puppy dog,
chasing what would never be,
just butterflies in my stomach
and in my dreams,
it's all celluloid now,
melted badly from the
many summers without you,
only a few scenes remain,
that kiss we finally consumated,
the laughter that graced your glances,
and the hope that still might grant,
some time for us before we wrinkle into obscurity,
A chance to know love long forsaken.

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Art 4 Life 6 years ago from in the middle of nowhere....

how sad...it's like love lost in time... dreaming of what could have been, and what was,...great hub and great poem... you have so many talents..


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Micky Dee 6 years ago

Wrinkle, wrinkle little scar, I'm now old but once I was a star.

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