Photo Challenge #170 – The Distant Boy


Image: – Axcy @ Deviantart

The distant boy floated

His thoughts on the girl

The one who nourished his waking moments

A girl precious beyond words

With whom he longed to spend his eternity.

Like a vagabond, of no fixed address

He felt himself descend

Towards the nothing, he knew he was.

She watched as he drew close to rock bottom

Reaching out her hand

She caressed him

Gave him comfort

Her strength keeping him upright.

Looking into her eyes

He saw the love he needed

To be him, her man, her love.


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24 Responses to Photo Challenge #170 – The Distant Boy

  1. kittysverses says:

    Wow, great piece of poetry for the prompt.

  2. Terrific stuff Michael!

  3. willowdot21 says:

    This is just so beautiful 💜

  4. mandibelle16 says:

    Lovely Michael. Such hope and security in this. A good relationship 😊

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