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poetry by j matthew waters

delayed due to rain


we thought we’d stay awhile
and savor the moment
but then the rains came

I grabbed your hand
and we fled as fast as our
legs could possibly go

once under the bridge
we calmed our breathing
holding each other for dear life

dreaming on a bed of rock
your beating heart
kept perfect time with mine


july two thousand sixteen
copyright j matthew waters
all rights reserved

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4 thoughts on “delayed due to rain

  1. There is something that feels like Paris in this poem… maybe the bridge (or the romance)

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