Some Girl

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The Last Goodbye


It's been years since
you went away.
I knew you were going
but wanted you to stay.

I couldn't keep you
when your body tired.
My heart didn't stop
when yours retired.

I sat with you
for what seemed forever.
I just thought of you
and our life together.

The laughter we shared
in our short days
Could not return to me
in all the pain.

The time has past
and your not here.
My life is returning
in and out of tears.

I remember the good
this I promise is true.
Life moves forward
I just wish with you.

This, my final goodbye
til we meet again.
You are not forgotten
my best friend.

Submitted: Sunday, October 13, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, October 30, 2013
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