Maybe Then

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Maybe Then

Regina Puckett

Leave me gently

One step at a time – mentally

Until you’re no longer there

Maybe then I’ll find a way not to care

I’ll rip you out – piece by broken-piece

Until these heartbeats for you finally cease

Until your image leaves my mind

Until none of you I can find

Until I no longer look for you

In everything I seek to do

Maybe then the emptiness

Won’t be filled with so much loneliness

Maybe then

I won’t remember – when