FOR JUST A MOMENT

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    not a real life experience but my muse liked the words from a book I read.

    FOR JUST A MOMENT

    For just a moment,

    I was able to recognize.

    That old familiar,

    look in your eyes.

    For just a moment,

    my heart skipped a beat.

    When I remembered

    how used to make me,

    feel complete.

    For just a moment,
    time stood still.

    For just a moment,
    I would forget your
    stubborn will.

    For just a moment
    I would forget,
    that you no longer
    loved me.

    For just a moment I'd remember,
    how things used to be.

    A time when it didn't hurt,
    to say your name.

    A time when we didn't play,
    the blame game.

    For just a moment,
    my world seemed right.

    For just a moment,
    I lost my will to fight.

    For just a moment
    you cared for me again.

    For just a moment,
    I was your lover
    not just your friend.

    For just a moment
    all of my dreams came true.

    Then you walked away;
    And I knew we were through.

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    BlackButterfly1 commented on FOR JUST A MOMENT

    09-02-2010

    Great poem. The ending always catches me off guard and that makes it all the more intriguing!

    ESSENCEOFLOVE commented on FOR JUST A MOMENT

    09-01-2010

    Great piece! You desribed almost perfectly the confusion that happens when you see a once loved ex.

    henryb3 commented on FOR JUST A MOMENT

    09-01-2010

    Heart break and pain,as if the almost go hand in hand as our search for something real where the dream is for the best to last forever.And just when you think your loved ,the love is gone but not forgot,thanks nice work.

    jesterescapade commented on FOR JUST A MOMENT

    08-31-2010

    A resonating wave through each and every life at some point. Bravo on putting iy out there. Even putting it into words can lessen the sting sometimes. Great job!

    DrewMcNee commented on FOR JUST A MOMENT

    08-05-2010

    This will echo in many. I'm told that time lessens such disquiet. And I know not to believe all I'm told. Drew.

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    Walt Whitman, American Poet (1819-1892)

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