Tale of a Torn Two

by Landon Yost. 0 Comments

Liquor laps against my lips,
Like waves against the shore.
I find myself under the table once more,
Unable to visualize the night before,
Distraught by what today has in store.

A woman wanders through the bathroom door,
Her face distraught, frail, and sore.
She heads for the phone.
I call out but am ignored.
No dial tone, disconnected from the storm.

The love is gone,
No where else to explore,
Feeling numb but warm.
Falling to our knees,
A heap on the floor.

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