to sea

to-sea

below summer
skies

i imagine you, 
helpless in my hands

just a child
exploring the touch
of another

the outline of your body
still in the sand

then, suddenly
beauty

is drained
from the scenery

as a last
lucid memory

drifts out to sea.

© Anthony Gorman 2017

image: http://artisttonigrote.blogspot.ca/2011/04/april-22-abstract-minimalist-nighttime.html

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