Treasure Island

Shaundra Machtan


Distress


The fear of awakening in then night,
to a loud bang and not being able to
find your glasses.
The fear of looking down a 5 story building,
thinking what if the glass just disappeared.
The fear of losing control of your vehicle,
not being able to regain traction.
The fear of becoming impaired,
yet you can only think.
Yet the fear of losing you,
is so much greater.

Submitted: Thursday, December 05, 2013
Edited: Friday, December 06, 2013

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  • Ed Nigma (2/21/2014 7:18:00 PM)

    That is a strong way to love someone. When you are concerned with all these things for yourself yet for them you are concerned just that much greater. Nicely Done I enjoyed this one. Keep poetry alive! Allan Gerard~ (Report) Reply

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