Are You Gone?

229495-falling-of-snow

 

I shouldn’t
I wouldn’t have
I couldn’t have done this
To you
Why should I
Why would I have reason to
I shouldn’t have hurt you this way, but
It was an eerie dark night
Your mind was wrapped so tight
I could see your eyes
So full of fright
You went into a rage
We weren’t on the same page
I tried to engage
Peace within you
But no
You took the first blow
I wavered to the left, I wavered to the right
I had to show
My strength
I was only at arm’s length
When I took my punch
I had a hunch and a terrible feeling
When you went reeling
I feel darkness is near

Are you no longer here?

 

-Eugenia

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  2 comments for “Are You Gone?

  1. 02/07/2017 at 8:10 pm

    Reblogged this on REINVENTIONS BY REENA and commented:
    Check out Eugenia’s new blog https://amanpan.blog/. I found the poetry haunting and beautiful.

    • 02/08/2017 at 8:52 am

      Thank you, Reena. I am glad you enjoyed the poem.

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