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Carved To Last

Maybe you recall this, too:
Your sitting room, and us, and
The long-awaited hush of privacy.

A pair, statuesque,
Carved to last.

You held me like I was saving you.
You saved me, too.

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  1. Date: 7/9/2012 7:09:00 AM
    Annie - makes me think of "the Kiss" Rodin. beauty in words again. Kathy

  1. Date: 7/8/2012 7:56:00 AM
    'carved to last' - sounds like a moment ingrained in time. Nice free verse Annie!