for t. c. one last time we fall into bed and heave an ending to us spent, I look at you still beside me hermoso separado dormido surfing down wispy cirrus clouds our dream selves talk about friendship and love You say, “We’ll float apart now, but we will both still float.” I say, “Sing for me one last time.” “Chantilly lace, with a pretty face…” your singing stuns me awake “Were we just . . .” I pause to look for words “. . . in the sky?” You answer, “Yeah, we’ll float apart now, but we’ll both still float.” ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
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