last ballad

photo-1428604467652-115d9d71a7f1how can they rewind
to a song
that was never played

they fast-forwarded
to the last ballad
of that soundtrack

pressing
skip,
skip,
skip,
through the lyrics
of friendship

choosing only
the tragic chorus

play.
stop.

 

Jennifer A. Fifield

Image: Unsplash

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