Sunday, 11 June 2017

When I Am Gone...



When I am gone

I shall not miss

That which I was

Nor shall I miss

That which

I might have been

I shall miss only

That which I never was

To you




Poem only ©Copyright Lynn Gerrard

4 comments:

  1. beautiful words, Lynn, but I disagree with the last one. Being alone is never lonely, for me...

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    1. Thanks, Anita... And yes, there's a marked difference between being alone and being lonely... xx

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  2. Excellent as usual short and poignant. Loneliness is a devil for many but worse when your lonely with someone.

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