lonely without

lonely without by anelephantcant

lonely without by anelephantcant

whenever we are far apart
skies are grey and I am blue
the dark clouds weep in sympathy
I am lonely without you

my knowledge of arithmetic
tells me one plus one makes two
it isn’t hard to understand
why I’m lonely without you

the long nights have been plentiful
with many bleak days too
I live in hope of sunny morn
I am lonely without you

I have had my share of heartache
the good times have been so few
I dream of love tomorrow
I am lonely without you

time passes and I contemplate
if the words I write are true
or have I just convinced myself
I am lonely without you

the saddest thought I ever had
the worst moment I ever knew
was when I finally realised
I am lonelier with you

About AnElephantCant

An artist/writer/poet combination whose blogs reflect an approach to life that celebrates nature and takes a tongue-in-cheek view of most issues. So you get rhymes and doodles, photographs and comment. Irreverent and irrelevant. Occasionally funny, sometimes serious, mostly pointless. https://anelephantcant.me/
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12 Responses to lonely without

  1. Reblogged this on By the Mighty Mumford and commented:
    THIS ONE’S SKIES SEEM REALLY GREY MISSING SOMEONE!

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  2. Awe…to miss someone you long for is truly a trial. Lovely verse…hit me square in the heart.

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  3. A surprise ending. Gotta love those!

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  4. wonderful. I do love your way with words

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  5. emmylgant says:

    You do pain beautifully.
    The last verse is a killer.

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  6. Esther Ling says:

    One more beautiful poem

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