All she wanted was his attention To keep her company in times most lonesome All He wanted was an assurance To be certain he wasn’t heading for another heartache.
So she took the step of asking him out Regardless of the notion around Yet with assertiveness, he declined With the intention to avoid an intimate instance Little did he know, she was hurting already But still she kept up with persistence.
Buzz after buzz, call after call The check up on him never seized Responses, one after the other He kept talking calmness and charm to her But yielding to an intimate close up, he avoided.
How long, before she switches off How far till she diverts her attention How soon before he makes her realise That his reservations for her would deter them from being Or that his feelings for another would become obvious.
Time favoured neither of them Yet timing was a tool they both used every now and then What would be the fate of them both As the saying goes, only time will show.
I see a place with starless skies. I see a dark smooth world endlessly a float in the black, its star long since blinked out. Covered with small closely spaced geodesic domes. Geodesic domes all interconnected, all with conduits leading