Lawrence S. Pertillar

(February/'47 / Connecticut, USA)

Love For Them Is Distanced


Hearts that have been broken apart,
Have need of mending...
To bring that to an end.

And those afraid to give love a start,
May have a reason...
To disbelieve,
In love at all.
Since love for them is distanced too far.
Or maybe they've had broken hearts,
To give love for them another chance...
Again!
When...
Disappointment always begins.

Hearts that have been broken apart,
Have need of mending...
To bring that to an end.
But...
Some have struck out before in love,
To know...
It takes two to tango.
And to be too entangled,
Is not a chance they'll dance that again.

Submitted: Monday, October 21, 2013
Edited: Monday, October 21, 2013

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