Like a wrist bends, it was that easy.

“I love you” I said,

and then you said it too.

(Nothing exploded. We did not catapult into the sky

to look down upon the glorious stars, as angels look upon the world.)

They were mortal, ordinary words

but… my God! Same heaven, just a different view.

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2 thoughts on “

  1. I remember the first time my (now) husband said these words to me, 21 years ago this month. Your description of how it feels is just right. Beautiful.

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