There are so many ways to be unfaithful to those we say we love...
You really write such beautiful poems. I like the sense of anxiety and longing.
his and myInfidelities interesting take in this poem.
I do love your poetry OldEgg..it's deceptive (in a good way)..unflinching and yet the words so carefully and thoughtfully chosen..so underneath is always tenderness..love and hope..
Robin, this was beautiful. The ending, 'as she slept...' I had the feeling they might be together, and I would understand. Sometimes there is great comfort during the mourning period for human touch, even for sex. And if he's sleeping in his own bed, I get that reflective attitude as well.Works any way you slice it. LOVE your poetry, babe, and thanks for visiting my "studio session"! Amy
I like the complexity in this. I agree with jae all your poems are tender and tinged with sadness.Infidelities are part of the human condition...you write about it withgrace.
you convey so many emotions in this piece, guilt, pathos, regret, hope, love, compassion....truly beautiful.
This is heart-breaking, tender, remorseful, beautiful
My mind keeps turning over possible combinations.