In the Still of the Night

In the velvet darkness,

I lie still and breathe deeply

inhaling your scent on the pillow,

the sheets cold,

without your body to warm them,

the sound of the cat,

snoring softly in the chair,

my only companion

as the clock slowly ticks towards dawn

©annettealaine2108.

 

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