Elizabeth Shield


At First Sight


In the sound, there was silence.
The space between breaths
yawned wide like eternity,
when first our eyes met.

When the wind passed me,
carrying your sweet scent,
I reached out for you.
Could you tell what I meant?

Then time resumed, and
we kept on walking, but...
I looked over my shoulder,
into your beautiful eyes

Submitted: Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Topic of this poem: love


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