by nouriguess   Aug 19, 2023

I watch you
pet the butterflies
in my stomach, sunken eyes
fixated at my worry-brimmed eyes,
smile sweeter
than red grapes.

I have touched hands before
but they never made
those shattering noises in my heart.


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  • 7 months ago

    by Midnight Hellebore

    Awesome imagery. Thanks for posting!

  • 10 months ago

    by Poet on the Piano

    I love all of this <3

  • 10 months ago

    by Eros

    I think that even looking at it feels lovely, especially after reading already because it made me realize how you chose the best words to not make it long yet still transmitting a complete message and scene.