Rapport

We could not capture the rhythm nor rhyme of each other’s stories.

Conversations weaved and wandered, mundane and misunderstood.

We heard sentences not sentiments,

Feigned commitment to our cause.

Curiosity faded so we cast hopes towards the stars.

Too many explanations spoiled our love.

44 words for d’Verse Quadrille prompt today: ‘Spoil’

25 thoughts on “Rapport

  1. The metaphor of the poetry of communication in a relationship is very effective, Jo-Anne and I like the lines:
    ‘We heard sentences not sentiments’
    and
    ‘Too many explanations spoiled our love’.
    It made me think of the Love Story quote: “Love means never having to say you’re sorry”’

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