One glimpse, that’s all it took
To rekindle in him a raging fire,
A passion that smoldering embers
Reignited; a long dormant desire!
Yet the craving was but secondary
For ‘twas love, an emotion higher,
That willed him to ask forgiveness
And face the consequences of her ire!!
© F Aparici 11/11/2016
The third in my series of poems about reconciliation.