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The Instant - Prose

Updated on January 28, 2012

And as we part
Has time ever stopped
As when two arms extended
With finger tips touching
In the instant
Of a lifetime
That will forever be remembered
And cherished
More than the love making
Because in the sorrow of parting
The longing in our eyes
Is felt deeper
Than any touch
Or embrace
Or memory
For the moment
That I step out the window
Before gravity
Before reality
I fly
And live
As never before
And never again


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      Mark Lecuona 6 years ago from Austin, Texas

      @poetvix - Thank you! That's what it is... a moment that you will never forget...

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      poetvix 6 years ago from Gone from Texas but still in the south. Surrounded by God's country.

      Wow! I had to read that twice. You captured emotion so well, like a frozen second in time and feeling. Bravo!