The Fracture

fullsizeoutput_7e

He disappeared a moment and she wondered where he went.

Where there was once animation, a blank stare now took residence.

His gaze fastened somewhere in the distance

as if expecting someone to come walking over the horizon.

That is when she saw the man she knew dissolve away

and in the rolling mist

now rising in his eyes like storm clouds,

something else emerge.

No one tells a person how to deal with a moment like this.

I’m not sure you could.

She braced herself for the unknown.

As did he.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s