Empty space

Have you noticed all the empty space
Between you and I?
Even though our hearts are intertwined
Our bodies continue to lie
I hate how often I turn around
And how soon you walk away
I know you hear as well as I
Our hearts screaming at us to stay
We teeter on this precipice
Both too afraid to look down
I read my feelings on your face
In each smile and every frown
We make use of props and decoys
To keep each other near
Why can’t we come out and say
“I want you to stay here”
I could spend so many hours
Exploring the mind behind that face
And I could spend so much longer
Finding out how good you taste
Every second we keep faking
Is a second gone to waste
So follow your heart right over here
And fill this empty space.

Advertisements
This entry was posted in love, personal faves. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s