Lovelorn

My fifty word contribution (50 words my own challenge) inspired by the above photo from the wonderful weekly _picture it & write ermiliablog

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Fifty words, fifty minutes, fifty lifetimes. Just when I thought I was ready, I realized I wasn’t.  We clung together feverishly, fifty years passing behind our visions. Decades that would never be claimed ours because I, first husband broken, could only feel a wispy memory of how to deeply love.

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JAM 15April2012