there’s something dangerous about the way you laugh at your own misery
I will bring you flowers I swear
I will bring you roses when…
the sensible ways of your thinking, the delicate manners of your faceless empathy all perished into the sky like a dust off of an empty road
I will light you a candle I swear
put it somewhere safe from the wind, when….
It’s been weeks since I saw your innocent eyes and they’re not the same anymore
I laugh and walk away, your gaze reminding me of my own demons
I will remember your smile I swear
I will shed a tear, when….