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a deeper blue

a deeper blue

You turned my way and flashed a smile

    That beautiful, captivating smile


And in that moment I swore I was falling in love with you…

How could I not?


Everything about you was made for me to love

Your hair, always holding the same crooked part

Your eyes, a deeper blue than the pacific

    Your head, which would tilt back whenever you laughed


But in moments like those I am forced to stop myself

    For I know that this is not love


I love your external being

But it’s just the mere surface of all the wonder you possess


You’ve yet to even notice I exist

I’ve been here for so long


And in that moment I swore you’d never love me.

- Logan Forbis

August, 2018 

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