Charles Darnell

(01/19/1950 / St Martinsville, Louisiana)

Kairos


I recall with clarity
So bright I shade
My mind’s eye.

We were in the stands
Watching the game
When we turned in unison,
Face to face.

Our heads tilted
In that classic way
And our lips
Touched for the first
Time
As if they had always.

Submitted: Wednesday, April 02, 2014
Edited: Thursday, April 03, 2014

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Kairos is a word meaning that most opportune moment, the right moment.

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