David Whalen

(5/18/38 / Covington Kentucky)

Faint Of Heart


I wish you could have read
The Letters that I didn’t write

Would’ve liked for you to have heard
Words I didn’t say

I wish you could have felt the touch
Of hands that didn’t reach out at night

Would’ve liked to know
What you didn’t feel…

When you didn’t hear the words…
Words I didn’t say…words I couldn’t write

Submitted: Sunday, October 31, 2010

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