Treasure Island

C.J. Heck

(August 10 / Born in Columbus OH - living in Florida)

New Love


Dusty boxes in the yard
for trash pick-up today.
His first love died some years ago,
he’s finally throwing things away.

It’s time to move along now,
a new love’s moving in.
So bittersweet, his feelings,
he thought he’d never love again.

His old love has a new home,
in his memories, she’ll stay …
not the dusty boxes in the yard
for trash pick-up today.

Submitted: Tuesday, April 10, 2007
Edited: Saturday, February 12, 2011
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