Stalled Exploration

she steps
he stops

she smiles

Ruled by his brain,
he swallows hard
as he struggles
to prevent his heart
from controlling
his facial muscles.

Ruled by her heart,
her eyes threaten to spill
as she struggles
to prevent her heart
from controlling
her tear ducts.

Who will flinch first?


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This Eclectic Life said...

mmmmm. That's all I can say (and it means "nice"). mmmm.

Marcia said...

This eclectic life - First contact between two people, but I think that same feeling is repeated through out many relationships. . . Thank you for the mmmmm. (You must have known the "m" key on my keyboard is sticking --).

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