The Lady Fair

Even brave knights
Fall from their steeds
Eyes worn by years and grit
The tremble in the hand
Which you stay with a word
More powerful than any sword
The devotion you gather in his eyes
The devastation by a blink;
Another fool in love.

Author: redgladiola

Creative writer happily predisposed to flights of fancy. You can find my poetry and short prose at https://redgladiola.wordpress.com

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