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missed opportunity

she sits in the
room lit only
by the half
moon light
untangling the
knots in her hair
 
i lie on the bed
watching lazily
 
i refuse the offer
to comb her hair
 
 
the moon and the
water.  that smile
 
 
the missed opportunity

  g.s.de burca, 22 january 2012