cultural differences

edinburgh castle by anelephantcant

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cultural differences

I remember when I met you
on a night of bitter cold
your promises of sunshine
to warm me as I grow old

you told me I was different
my attitude my voice
I believed your every word
thought you had made your choice

now your smile is disappearing
eyes growing ever stonier
a difference of culture
all hail Caledonia

before you leave my angel
one thing I need to know
is it true what made you love me
is the reason you must go

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1 Response to cultural differences

  1. Those last two lines are wonderful! They tell so much about so many of my relationships.


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