To My Lover: Desire (in Middle Age)

Matthew Spira
Jul 29, 2020 · 1 min read
Photo by Isaac Viglione on Unsplash

You are my woman by the sudden generosity,
the unexpected twists and turns, the luck, and perhaps
the sense of humor of the universe.
Yes, this is the territory of almost every pop song
in existence. Up to the point of the “happily ever after,”
that is. This is about what happens next.