close & far

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It happens sometimes,
to be close to someone far
in the last row at the cinema
an armrest away from everything
or nothing at all,
silently unsaying what you cannot say,
hoping against hope something of hers would drop
so you could pick it up

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50-Word Stories #4 – The Muse

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When his muse died, the poet was heartbroken.

He drank, he wrote verses, but found no comfort.

One night he sneaked into the cemetery.

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