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Jul 2017
I was prepared to share
my dreams with you -
but that alone
wouldn't do,
You had to own me through and through;
You had to have it all...

So instead you crept
into my head;
Day-by-day stole
my thoughts away,
Til there was nothing left of me
but a hollow, sorrowful shell.
Inspired by #SableSwanVerse prompt 'Stolen Thoughts'
B H H Burns
Written by
B H H Burns  F/Norwich, UK
(F/Norwich, UK)   
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