She stored his pictures in the album

dusted the chest carefully

hid her sighs inside an envelope

placed it on the side of her heart then

sat mesmerized by the memory of him

lingering in her mind as a crystal laughter

like when he used to take her hand saying: love you

From ‘Vernal Equinox’, a collection of poems by Manolis.
Ekstasis Editions, Victoria 2011
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