20 September 2009

Old Lover

they say
an old lover
isn't the same
person anymore
than those waves
are the sea
where the ship
went down

i lay over her
like a salvage boat
if this is really where
we sank
or if that place
disappeared long ago

by Chris Shreenan-Dyck

(to all you ex)

1 comment:

piece-of-plastic said...

'You could not step twice into the same river; for other waters are ever flowing on to you.'
Heraclitus, On the Universe