A Poem

This was a poem I had written in the mid-1990s.

The Lonely Road of My Life

We had walked the road of life together
and exchanged promises and vows,
your laughter ringing like silver bells, I remember
and your eyes moving like a doe’s.

I shaped my dreams around you,
your every hope became mine,
when suddenly you shattered them
and decided to go it alone.

Today as I walk its lonely stretch,
the road seems longer than ever,
when just yesterday it seemed
one life wouldn’t be enough to enjoy its vast expanse.

I shrug and walk though
wondering if it had all really happened,
and if this dream had really happened
why did it have to end?

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