November 30, 2017

Poetry: “Comfort”

It’s soothing
To think
(Believe)
You’ve neither experienced
My one-sided feelings
Nor acquired my covert guilt
I couldn’t bear to imagine
The depth of your hurt
If it echoed the minor keys
Of my douleur exquise

Nowadays
I can sleep peacefully
Realizing you do the same
As you don’t worry about my pain
Or even know my given name
Never have
Never will

Thank God
You didn’t find Him
In me.

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“Comfort”
© Jane Bled 2016-2017
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About Jane Bled

Human. Happy in my solitude. Free of expectations. Awakening. Light side: love, peace, art. Dark side: ****** I despise the word 'follower'. It calls to mind lemmings, sheep, cults, etc. Here to exhibit my art -- not aiming to gain a flock of seagulls that mournfully cry out my name as they fail to reach me.

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