Chester Maynes


Unbridled Horses


Lost with your words
You seem so suspicious
See the red line of my nose?
I bled as I ran in a snowy pavement
Now, look what I’ve got
All the months of toiling
I made a worth but me
In a title that I cannot comprehend
This is the path I walk
A path that you left

Not long ago we cried
Not long ago we chased butterflies
Not long ago we hummed a song
Not long ago we played a solitaire
Not long ago we loved

Now we’re miles apart
Now we’re miles apart
Now we’re alone
Alone in separate worlds
Now we’re free
We’re free as two unbridled horses


(written on January 3,2011 Singapore)

Submitted: Thursday, September 08, 2011
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