Malcolm Evison

Rookie - 0 Points (15 June 1944 / Canterbury)

That Day (For Helen) - Poem by Malcolm Evison

That day we found each other,
or perhaps the day
found us.

Though neither of us knew
what we were looking for,
a clasp of hands, an affirmation

of each others presence -
meant more
than either of us knew.

That day we found
each other -
and suddenly we knew.

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, June 24, 2007

Poem Edited: Wednesday, March 16, 2011


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