The Takers (Inspired by Richard)
February 4, 2013
The Devil’s Disciple
February 4, 2013

The Reunion

And there he sits, diminished in size in my
The same smile, the same seductive charm.
The same patter of words to make a
suggestive point.
And I was once beguiled by these sweet
A lifetime ago, a slave to emotions;
Desiring nothing, but to be by his side.
Clear realism doused that flame of desire;
Today reaffirming, affectionate feelings for
him, are all dead.
He senses I want to move right away, I say
But yes, he has already taken too much away.
I want to fly to the hills of Akrounta,
Leaving him to wonder at what might have