- Vol. 06
- Chapter 04
had I known I had this much time
I'd have told my former self to
left the elephant in the room
where it watched me
crashing, through the rest of my years
minutes, to stage an
while we caught up.
In time, you forced me un-shelter
in the rage of years
and in lines of battle
make home in simple needs and wants,
find beyond to look where
on the cracks of pursed lips and eyes,
wondering always if this one move
was right enough,
just fine enough
and was this it?
we came to see
our limits of defence.