In Her Defense

I caught sight of her sigh
Above the well-worn stave
Of brazen emotion
Lined just above the horizon
Inside her tears and became
Overseer of grief
For only a moment –
Long enough to watch
Her unfurl like a
Flag of sorrow

© K. James Ribble

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