24 Jun 2018

Duet


It
does not
matter, love,
how long it takes you
to remember not to forget me;
every recollection will resonate
with my heart strings,
replay songs
we both
sang.

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12 comments:

  1. Yes, there is always a song in the past that has special meaning for us...beautiful.

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  2. How wonderfully you have encapsulated this idea within the form of your poem. There is symmetry here.

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  3. So lovely... the memory is what matters

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  4. This is lovely.... a fervent hope for a love not to fail. Love the form/shape.

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  5. So beautiful...such power in memories

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  6. every recollection will resonate
    to replay songs we both sang

    Parting is hard to stomach but it has to happen, somehow!

    Hank

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  7. 'every recollection will resonate
    with my heart strings,'

    So beautifully written!

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  8. Nice reading, Jinksy. Recollections are a part of what love is all about for older folk. 
    ..

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  9. Very patient waiting! Sounds like love. K.

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  10. So sweet. It should be inscripted and passed on.

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