She Heard Someone Say

She heard someone say,

“The loss of a great love

is great suffering,” and

caught the involuntary

 

moan before it escaped

from her heart and

emerged barely audible

from her lips.

 

She cleared her throat,

swallowed hard and

excused herself for

a moment.

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