My Shadow and I

It’s done.

Off the Farm

[A great many thanks to my dear friend and poetry companion, Didi, without whose proddings and editorial advices this would never actually have been, you know, finished.]
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We danced together, my shadow and I,
To the beat of our own heart.
The yellow walls seemed to urge us near,
The light pressed us apart.

We danced together, my shadow and I,
My shadow took the lead.
I followed on her every move,
I matched me to her speed.

Yet though already we formed a duet,
Our third appeared apace.
Reflected where the mirrors hung,
She joined us with cool grace.

Us three together, our smooth pas de trois,
Waltzed in a half-lit fade.
Revealed, the difference in our steps,
In every move we made.

My shadow, perfectly fluid and pure,
The image of my soul.
A smoky mist of inner thought,
By light cast free and whole.

My cold…

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  1. grannyandpoppy says:

    I love it.

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