That Difference Mattered

My heart burned
because we were
so different
in all the ways
that mattered to me…

while you burned
all our possibilities
focusing on
differences
that didn’t matter
to me at all.

That difference mattered.

~ cj 2011.10.14

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One Response to That Difference Mattered

  1. cindy mccaa says:

    It did and still does matter. Always will – matter!

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