Tagged: worn

after some time, when

after some time, when
the memory is worn, we
may come across this

exact spot on a winter’s
day and be strangely tickled
.
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home as a haven

home as a haven
and home as a
prison are well-worn
tropes that still require
tinted glasses
with at least
seventy percent
light transmittance
.
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new chapters arrive

maybe it is as

maybe it is as
you say –
the unfamiliar
becomes familiar
after some time.
and so,
when i look
at you, every
atom intentionally
turns
three-quarters
resistant, enough
to preserve that
mystery, stay
inescapably
enchanted
.
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so i am currently in

so i am currently in
your book for saying
things that i can
never take back.
you know as well
as i, love falls
into the most
fashionable
patterns, and
only sometimes
does worn
resemble
comfort,
we should be
so lucky. for
now, let’s tighten
the rhinestone
belt a notch
and forget this
unexpected heaviness
.
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somewhere in Phoenix,

somewhere in Phoenix,
Arizona, in the backseat
of a rented sedan,
is a worn
copy of Charlotte’s
Web
, lost and never
found
during a
coast-to-coast
road-trip, bookmarked
at page 82
for the second
or third time
.
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on an evening like

on an evening like
this – when soles
are worn, and
mouths loosely
undone – even the
stars look
frayed, each one
more ragged
than the other
.
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