Handling you
with a delicate touch

Is my grip too weak
as to be alarming?

Or too strong
as to be suffocating?

How can I open my arms?

so clumsy

When you had always
done this
for me.


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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