Flesh & Bone

If I were the ocean,

Chasing you through the waves

And the storms,

Would you learn to swim?

Or watch me drown…

 

If I were that song you love,

The one you start over and over,

Loud, louder now;

Do you think you could

Find my name in the words?

 

If I were the morning,

And you were the night;

If I were the beginning,

And you were the end;

Would you think of me in between?

 

If I were the words on these pages,

And lost myself completely

Between the ink and the bleeding;

Would it break your heart?

The things unsent & unsaid..

 

If I were the flesh & bone,

And you were the heart;

Would you keep us both in cages?

Or beat to a rhythm that’s stronger

And louder with each second,

Just to let me love and live..

 

xoxo

img_8297

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s