I Promise

‘Will you return

Ever?

Or is this time the last time

That I touch

Your wings, light as death,

Before you soar

Again

Into the sky?’

/

‘I will return 

Always:

As long as you remember me,

I’ll cross

The endless

Expanse of space

And sit with you,

And dream’

/

‘I promise to return,’

/

‘And if you promise to return,

Then, I shall wait

For you

Forever’

To Christophe M.

2 thoughts on “I Promise

    1. I’ve just finished reading a book about the experiences of a woman who looses the one she loves to Everest (Maria Coffey’s ‘Fragile Edge’). Mountaineers, obsessive and selfish, are bad company to keep…

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