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Lets Talk

They Say Distances disintegrate
When people talk.
We tried did we not?
We made sounds like shrieks
And invoked storms and thunder
Within our widely spaced out lives
We talked... and disintegrated

Often, looking back I believe
We should have shared some more days
Of silences
And the storm would have ebbed
We would have been together again.

Desperate in our distances
Confined in our closeness
I wish we were like winds
One within the other

The trees would have done the talking.


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