Thursday, August 23, 2018

On the Edge (Day 582)

Box open, chocolates 
revealed in all their 
mysterious richness.
Reaching, fingertips 
hover. A fine tremble 
belies the moment’s 
seriousness. Discreet, 
velvety centers revealed 
only to those willing 
to taste, to risk the most 
exquisite disappointment 
on the edge of 
something so sweet.

(c) 2018, by Hannah Six

Image: PhilRiley427/Pixabay

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