Now

Oh, what fortnight –
I did await,
and in great doubt,
and spoke such
words of never,
now, when now
came hence
and nearer then
I did expect,
for love did not like,
would not be quenched,
nor put to sleep in
my life, nor death.

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7 thoughts on “Now

  1. Chrissy says:

    My first poem of the morning I read and I loved it. :)

  2. fridayam says:

    Good evocative read. Query “and” in l.3 and there is a slight stutter in ll 8/9 that i can’t quite put my finger on x

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