Lost at Sea

by mandaceehb

Our hands were joined at first

As we drifted in an unfamiliar place

Lost at sea

With nothing but each other


The lights of home were long gone

Leaving only mysterious dark waters

A cold biting sensation

In this moment we had only trust


But the tides were rough

The waves choppy

And soon I found myself clawing at empty waters

Your fingers no longer there for my heart to calm


Further and further we drifted apart

And I was fearful of the unknown

At a loss for what to do

But the waves gradually rock me to acceptance


Pinpoints of glowing lights come into view

As I glimpse the tiniest whisper of hope

The waves wash me onto shore

Where my new life lies, without you

But with more