Close

She turns

to look at me.

Her eyes lost

her face unbroken

by the hopeless expression

by the mouth half open

ready to ask

for it.

 

She turns.

The pearl earring flashes

catches the light.

The other pearl

I am holding

reflects

in her eye.

Response Poem - Sabina


By Sabina

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