To My Lover, Redux

Matthew Spira
Jun 14, 2020 · 1 min read
Photo by Toa Heftiba on Unsplash

Well, my dear, the world IS on fire.
But we don’t have to try to deal
with any of it, at least not just yet.
So I’m going to pull you in closer
and let you sleep until you wake.
Maybe we try again tomorrow.

— Matthew S. Spira © 2020