solitude

© c e ayr

solitude

there are those who do
and those who don’t
and those who dance together

and those who laugh
and those who lie
and those who love another

I stand apart
when I do or don’t
and I never dance at all

I laugh at
not with
I lie to
not beside
and I haven’t loved forever

I have just these words
my perfect rhymes
and the stories
no one reads

I am content in solitude
that’s why I walk alone
I have no need of others
if I can’t be with you

To hear the poet read his words:
https://ceayr.com/2021/06/19/solitude/

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2 Responses to solitude

  1. Benayoun Michele says:

    « My perfect rhymes « Toujours aussi modeste !! Il est très beau ce poème !!!

    Envoyé de mon iPhone

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