As long as the sun shall rise goes the old lovers vow. But we are children of a scientific age & have no time for poetry. Still, I offer a quiet prayer of thanks for the sunlight each time I see your face.
They left me with your shadow, saying things like Life is not fair & I believed them for a long time. But today, I remembered the way you laughed & the heat of your hand in mine & I knew that Life is more fair than we ever imagine if we are there to live it.
Hard to Forget - "I was waiting for such a long time, she said. I thought you forgot. It's hard to forget, I said, when there is such an empty space when you are gone." -from StoryPeople by Brian Andreas I will wait. . .
The Exact Day - "I know you don't remember the exact day, but we all do & it felt to us like the whole world relaxed knowing it would all be fine, now that you were here." -from StoryPeople by Brian Andreas