Tu Me Manques

Written by: Annie Brittle

'Tu me manques'
Doesn't mean
'I miss you',
As such.
Translated, it's
Far more poetic,
More like
'You are missing from me'.

Tu me manques.
You are an
Essential part of 
My body, my soul;
Without you I am

Suddenly, French makes
A lot more sense
To me.