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by Roger J Kenyon


In the darkness I stayed
until light led me to you
on stage.
With sets that blurred fast
we danced a seductive
pas-de-deux.
In stages more deceptive
than reality.
Before an opaque facade
of life left images.
I endured until the
curtain dropped and
restored me back to light

02/02/2009

Author's Note: I have since moved on ...but it still hurts at times.....

Posted on 02/03/2009
Copyright © 2022 Roger J Kenyon

Member Comments on this Poem
Posted by James Cavet on 01/17/10 at 08:55 PM

Beautiful, even if all the images are not easily understood.

Posted by Glenn Currier on 02/24/10 at 07:00 PM

Ah yes, life as a stage. I like the movement amidst the light. Thanks.

Posted by P.T. Brooks on 04/18/11 at 02:15 PM

I enjoyed this Roger, Thanks for the read

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