california




on hwy 1

 

remember the time we went down to big sur

got in a fight about i don't know what

 

we thought that was the end   

it turned out to be the beginning

 

i saw on the news tonight

a section of hwy 1 near big sur washed out

 

it all came back   the fight   the tears   

the sheer drama of it

 

we didn't know   we thought we were grown up

we weren't

 

we laugh about it now

but it felt real at the time

 

because it was real

at the time

 

 

 

 





Words by one trick pony The PoetBay support member heart!
Read 75 times
Written on 2024-04-03 at 06:23

dott Save as a bookmark (requires login)
dott Write a comment (requires login)
dott Send as email (requires login)
dott Print text


D G Moody
A condensed story, elegantly told, and I liked how you used the highway as a motif.
2024-04-04