Wait For Me – A Romance Challenge

The Pradita Chronicles is hosting a Romance fortnight and issued a challenge to writers to contribute.  Hence the following.  Don’t forget to hop over to Pradita’s page.

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Wait For Me – A Response to a Romance Challenge

Wait for me

Said the smiling be-freckled face.

Wait for me after

They were handed testamurs

Smiling for the photographer and

For the sheer delight

A degree of success

From the lectures and tuts and

Now

Bachelors all!

Wait for me after

Crowds came

Faces, hands, and places on the lawn

But he and

Her

Were

gone.

Wait for me after

He didn’t.

Not then.

But after, yes!

Many times

After

And after that.

After

She was gone.

 

Simon C.J. Falk 12 February 2018

 

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Author: simonfalk28

Country lad, Focussing on verse.

3 thoughts on “Wait For Me – A Romance Challenge”

  1. Oh the loss in this one… It’s sad how sometimes life doesn’t give us second chances. I’d love to reblog this on my blog as part of the Romance Fortnight. I’ll be reblogging this next Saturday, 24th February. I hope that is alright. Thanks again 🙂

    1. You know, I thought I could not come up with a poem in the time-frame. But, as I recalled stories that I knew, this one resurfaced. Yes, you can reblog. I’d be honoured.

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