You’ve Got Only One Life

A Poem

Jillian Spiridon
2 min readMay 20, 2023

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Photo by Ethan Haddox on Unsplash

he told me he had problems —
and, oh, i couldn’t fathom the depths
of how far he could fall
with no parachute.

he told me there was no crime,
not when he was right as rain with me,
but i saw the signs in his dark eyes
that there was a scheme at work.

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