i have you

i have you by anelephantcant

i have you by anelephantcant

you  are five thousand miles away
in the winter of the world
the seasons have no meaning when
I know that you’re my girl

warm days that last forever
cold nights that never end
I scarcely speak to anyone
I have no need of a friend
I have you

there are no arms to hold me
no lips for me to kiss
no smile to brighten dismal days
no one for me to miss
I have you

the moon and stars don’t shine now
the sun hides from the dawn
the low dark clouds are weeping
they all know that you are gone
I have you
no more

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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11 Responses to i have you

  1. RoSy says:

    Beautifully sad…

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  2. emmylgant says:

    I like the way you weave positive and negative elements.
    And break the knots.
    AnElephant has a sad smile.

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  3. Indira says:

    I was reading it lovingly but the end made me sad. Beautifully written.

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  4. So beautifully written my friend…

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  5. Dale says:

    Lovely and sad..

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  6. Karin says:

    Dearest Elephant, you are a master of the “last line twist” (happy, happy, smiling, happy, falls off cliff). Well done with this one as always 🙂

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