Word by word
sigh by sigh
laugh upon laugh
I became less and you became more
More present, a little taller, a little sharper
Until the day
I laid your words and face to rest
and saw how little of you
was actually left.
Daily Addictions Prompt: Diminish
3 thoughts on “Lesser”
Again, unbelievable. I shared on all my social media platforms.
Wonderful photo. Wonderful and sad poem.