I write

for you

As if these words could

Turn circumstances around

Fingers beating down on the keyboard

Making the charm bracelet- you gave me- jingle

 

In my heart

I believe they could

And so I write

For you

 

The mind knows nothing

Of what the heart believes

And is forever

The pessimist

Laughing at my folly

 

Sashikala Premawardhane

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