Art and the philosophy of life

Farewell, Say Goodbye, Bye, Road, Shield

your eyes were closed
your breathing ragged
you were getting ready
to leave
to go where I couldn’t follow
so I gave you everything
I knew I would no longer need
once you were gone
I put everything into a little pile
then wrapped my heart
around it
and pressed it into
your beautiful chest
so wherever you are now
the best parts of me
are still with you



Comments on: "Reality…a poem for my husband" (10)

  1. This makes me tear up. Very beautiful and so bittersweet. Love to you.

  2. Such beautiful and heartfelt words.

  3. Beyond the body lives the love. Beautifully written.

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