3 words, 8 letters

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 10:58 -- Verazo

3 words, 8 letters

that's what I said

After many years

-of questioning


You stood there

frozen in fear or pride

I don't know

for you never replied


Oh those words,

I seldomly say

were anxiously proclaimed

to one whom couldn't say the same


We were face to face 

but then I walked away

And you stayed in place

so then I learned


When my mom told me

that my heart was my weakness

She was wrong

I don't have to guard my heart


My heart is stronger

than any precious stone

My most vulnerable moment

gave me grit to overcome

Anywhere with anyone

and most of all

to dare to say those

3 words, 8 letters


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