a partner goes away – June 11

6.11.2016

a partner goes

away, her partner

sitting in the front

row while her

brother and their

son talk of what

a wonderful person

mom was.

 

and dad just sits,

almost alone, a grown

child to one side

but empty chair to

the other

which is what is,

that empty chair,

the hole

where a partner

used to be.

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