suddenly (a borrowed book)

book google wikimediaI remembered
while turning the pages

you
had
borrowed
this
book.

I wondered
while turning the pages

What parts
were your favorite; which words
made you linger?
What pages rested on your bed,
atop your sheets,
as you drifted to sleep
at night?

I remembered
while turning the pages

you
had
touched
this
book.

 

Written by Jennifer A. Fifield
Image from Google (Wikimedia Commons)

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4 thoughts on “suddenly (a borrowed book)

  1. This is an Awesome poem!!! I loved the journey of recollection and wondering and tender remembrance and yearning at the end! Super!!! This flowed so gently and smoothly to the delicate ending. A true delight to read – Bellissmo!
    Chuck

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