Not You

English: Doorbell

English: Doorbell (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

The doorbell rang
My heart it sang
But it wasn’t you
The telephone call
Was a rise, then fall
It wasn’t you
The letter I read
Was another’s instead
And not from you
And the email received
Gave me no reprieve
It was not from you

© Helen Valentina 2013, All Rights Reserved

About helenvalentina

Like most people, I have a number of sides to me. The most interesting one probably emerges through my writing, hence this blog. I love to read, and also to write, and so this is a way to share both.
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10 Responses to Not You

  1. Skye says:

    Excellent!! 🙂

  2. Great poem. Think everyone has this moment in life.

  3. Brian Hughes says:

    Are you sure it wasn’t me? There was a cheque for two grand in that envelope.

  4. Sorry, I was tied up at a meeting. 🙂

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