palpitations. the grip of
your hand- unexpected.
tried not to smile. tried not to..
addicted; didn’t know I was though
until I tried to sleep alone.
always lived alone,
or lived partially. method,
to never get that close.
but we share showers,
cooked meals, shared drawers
and car keys. that’s close.
palpitations. arousal in the chest.
presence causes my lips to grin,
comfort causes my eyes to sleep,
kiss causes my mind to shut off.
that’s close. sometimes the sun
shines so bright, you don’t realize
you’re the rainbow. addiction;
don’t know though
until you try and sleep alone.