I love you but

I said ‘love’ in a dream

only then did I mean it as he wanted.

There’s an indescribable torment

in having one foot on the ground:

how can I tell him

I love you but

I don’t see you in red rose petals?

I swallow my tongue.

I pretend forever doesn’t sound so unattainable.

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About savannahlyn

I write to articulate what my tongue cannot
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