Stained glass-prismed light framed her angelic splendor,
her hauntingly enchanting eyes gazed unfazed into the distance,
never for a moment even an acknowledgement of my existence,
yet to the briefest touch of her ivory skin, my soul I’d gladly surrender.
A million heartbeats ago we two first found each other,
we created our own universe bursting with unspeakable joy,
it lasted but for a single breath, my dream ended as she strode away,
now, in frozen silence, I hold my peace, as my beloved weds another…