Why do I not give more of myself to you?
Is it pain from the past? Comfort of the present?
I think it is selfishness while I bask
In the sunlight of your affection.
Have I forgotten to reflect the
Warmth needed to sustain your heart?

Yes, selfishness is the word..and
I put it away this very day.

Ron Sills
Copyright 2007 Ron Sills