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An Aubade

Written for Quickly #19

Write an aubade.

Okay, speaking formally (and here we have the wiki explanation), an aubade is a morning love song (as opposed to a serenade, which is in the evening), or a song or poem about lovers separating at dawn.[1] It has also been defined as “a song or instrumental composition concerning, accompanying, or evoking daybreak”.[2] 90 more words

Purple's Home

Why You Came - Haiku #104

You came to visit

One last time here on this plane

To say our goodbyes



And then you felt it,

the sweet ache of Parting…

and you held on to the memories a little closer,

Like draping a blanket of comfort on your heart, 12 more words



When I look

For you

The I

In my sigh

Keeps telling me

It’s time

For good bye


©K Barr

A Man's Goodbye

A Man’s Goodbye
Ella Wheeler Wilcox

Do you think, dear, as you say
Such a light good-bye to-day,
That this parting time may be
Mayhaps less to you, than me?
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#95 (recipe against heartbreak)


you had left

and I was facing

the void

that black gaping


that never slept

took all my sleep

made all food… 117 more words


The beautiful things.

I stand at the door with my hand on the cold knob and close my eyes before giving in to that slight turn. The floor beneath my feet is cloaked in invisibility, all I see is a table with two chairs facing each other set alongside an open window. 716 more words