Shalom Freedman

(Troy New York)

I Wrote A Poem With The Stars As My Light


I WROTE A POEM WITH THE STARS AS MY LIGHT

I wrote a poem with the stars as my light
And thought of all the distances between the lines-
If only we could reach one another
But with each message we grow farther apart-

The universe was closer once
And so were we-
But now how great and greater the distances-

One day soon you will pass out of my horizon
And we will be as if we never were-

Even the greatest Love cannot be remembered
If there is not some small light shining still
Between the stars.

Submitted: Sunday, November 06, 2011

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