Book Store Brevity. A poem.

You were standing there
And I was standing here
Surrounded by the things
We longed for and adored
And neither of us knew
(But of course we did)

In our ignorance and arrogance
We turned and passed away
Flipped destiny the bird
And wrapped ourselves up
In hypocrisy and humdrum
All the while wondering

What could have been

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For more of my poetry, check out Poetry for the Sad, Lonely and Hopelessly Endangered and The All or the Nothing, available in print.

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Published by stevestillstanding

I’m a writer who loves tabletop role playing games, poetry and (you guessed it) writing. Occasionally I have something to say...

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