Lora Colon

(26 September 1944 / Missouri - United States)

Remembering


You drifted through my mind today,
Haven't thought of you in a while;
I try not to dwell on what has passed,
Not much there to make me smile

You brought back memories of a time
We both agreed to forget;
But the reflection in my mirror smiles
And admits to no regret

Our love was an irreverent story
Neither of us could repeat;
Like a portrait someone tried to paint
But never did complete

I hope I wander through your mind,
Not often, just now and then;
Wouldn't want to linger there too long,
It might start feeling right again

Submitted: Thursday, April 11, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, October 08, 2013

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