Because he was there

Even when we were gangly
teenagers unsure
— before I ever registered
his bright blue eyes —
his presence in a room
always told me that
would be better,
no matter how good it had been,
because he was there.


One response to “Because he was there

  1. Connie Hallen

    Hey sweetie:
    i love this so much. Because he was there…really says it all, eh? The picture, the visual of gangly teenagers…what a story you two have. Thx for sharing this! you made my day:)

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