phantom heat lingers

where you slept

 

the miles between us

now

as black as your eyes

 

my fingers itch

for the sandpaper of your cheek

I twist my hands in the cooling sheets

 

our bed screams silence

impossible to sleep

 

I miss the

sigh of your breath

thump-thump of your heart

mumbled “I love you”

in the dark

Bed made with white bed linen. Four fluffy pil...
Bed made with white bed linen. Four fluffy pillows and crumpled sheet . Original description: 350 thread count sheets. Down featherbed. Down duvet. Super fluffy pillows. Ahhhhhhh. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
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