Image:  We Heart It

Image: We Heart It

Setting Me Free

I look down on
your sleeping face
So different from
the waking one
 
I see the scared
and lonely little
boy you try
to hide
The one you
try to protect
from eventual pain
 
Tenderly I brush
a hair from your
eyes…
Swallow a sob
And
Turn to go
 
One last look…
An eye-blink snapshot
in my mind
to hold you to me
like this…
a reminder…
a treasure to keep
in my heart…
 
I can’t stay…
 
My Pain is so
much deeper
than yours
 
Leaving is the only
option to set you
Free…
 
Copyright © 2014 Annie – Original Poetry
Always…I wish you peace, joy and happiness, but most of all I wish you Love.
As Ever, Annie
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