A cup of bitter tears stain red the map of my heart.
Forever is two clicks of a second to you.
For those that pray for your return
the silent hours of time
slowly like continents
who were once intimate,
but are now grateful for the burden of memories heavy with incandescent light.
Copyright © 2012 Kimberly Yarbrough Carpenter
Music Suggestion: Don’t You Remember, Adele
Can’t Help Falling in Love, Elvis