SilhouetteUnmask the shadows that I see on the walls,
Unveil the beauty concealed when the curtains fall;
For I have hungered to feel the face beneath the shadows
And hungered even more to grasp the body behind the windows.
I cannot decipher the reasons why you need to hide
Why you do not show up and just handsomely glide
I cannot understand why you have to make this hard
Even if you know that I have laid my cards.
In this darkness I creep through the light
Wishing I could see your face so bright!
But this light is so fierce it blinds me
And selfishly hides your entirety…
Eons I waited and endured
Hoping this longing will be cured.
Each day I pray that the curtain will be torn
And all the windows, be broken and get worn.
But it never did.
The shadows remained, and goodbye I bid…
Coz it is still your silhouette I see
All I could do is weep and bend on a knee.
Yet I was wrong, I knew.
Coz you came with the morning dew.
And hugged me tight as I cry with glee
Saying, "For a lifetime..I'l