Frozen in this moment,
three days have passed
and I didn’t even feel
a single rotation of the planet.
and I was pulled back
by a force stronger than gravity
to a time
that left me reeling in his wake
A blinding flash
A heat of a love that
burned too hot for either of us
and threw me to my knees
with a great resounding percussion
of drums that silence a beating heart.
Three days I’ve been stuck
in a time that never truly belonged to us,
yet shaped us.
Three days frozen
by a pain that held him captive
for thirty years.
Frozen, yet I know
I will rise again
and find myself moving forward
on wings he showed me I had.