Last Time for the First Time
The sea ran alongside us
"Its a dark world out there"
And i nodded, replying quietly
"It's where i want to be."
Your hand squeezed mine as the man continued to talk nonsense, a stubby in his hand.
The driver laughed at his jokes, never taking his eyes off the road.
We sat in the back
Staring at each other in the dark our
I waited for the tears
But they never came
I worked myself up, wanting to show
you how i really felt.
Resting our foreheads together
we willed with all our might for the car trip to never end.
Passing headlights counted down the seconds i had left with you.
cars, trains, people flew past the windows but i didn't care for them, only for the boy that sat before me, his heart open for me to see...
14... 13... 12...
My street bumped along underneath us, rattling t