#DailyPrompt: Secret Admirers #WritersWednesday

In response to The Daily Post’s writing prompt: “Secret Admirers.”

Ruth Bernhard – Female Nude with Crossed ArmsI do not need a sign,

I know where this came from

and it is charming, unexpected, seductive…

But there is no time left,

even for us,

to reflect on the living

when we, both, have long gone.

Image: Ruth Bernhard – Female Nude with Crossed Arms

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