Pale strings of gently spun silver;
They spun out their delicate song.
Soft teardrops fell in between
Amorous hopes and lies apart.
But cold legs covered her heart
Twisted they trapped her all
Blindly she cried out to no one
Such a web, created to fall.
A day full of fire, filled with thirst
Some call it a gift, others a curse
The sky, it burnt, the stars they lost
A scatter of pride, the gentlest host.
A day full of fire, lost by thirst
Forgotten? But not once alone.
These are stolen pieces of you
But nothing at the same time.
know you’re afraid;
of all the thing unsaid.
If love only makes people more lonely
Why does everyone want it so much?
There is a space between
where I am;
And the space where
I wanted to be
to fill the corners of your soul with my heart,
tried to wrap myself around you like a bandage
but you cannot fill yourself up with other people.
I love you when you need to lie
You smile when you see,
I loved you all the while each and every day
A tear upon your face, your hands
A heart to make it right
Lies that cannot start when you cry
Each blink a beat
a tear it breaks,
each blink a breathe,
it tore it broke
a world broken apart
I loved you I love you in the afternoon
In the morning despite the blinding
A single simple in my
– r. m