Seventeen Hours

Seventeen hours. Well, seventeen hours, fifteen minutes and thirty-three seconds, to be precise. No one else would note the time the police knocked at my door or the time I unknowingly said my final farewells. Not one person on the street would even know the police had been there. They arrived like thieves in theContinue reading “Seventeen Hours”

In A Heartbeat

In a heartbeatyou’re goneno chance for goodbye In a heartbeatI breakforever I’ll cry Sorrow swells fullwithout ceasingdrowning me once again Life goes onuntil deathso I wait til then There’ll be a timeof reunionwhere we all shall meet Many lives alteredchanged foreverall in a heartbeat © Leslie C Dobson If you liked this poem, you canContinue reading “In A Heartbeat”