Poem: Jump

We sit on a bridge
My head on your shoulder
Fingers entangled
Feet touching

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We sit on a bridge
My head on your shoulder
Fingers entangled
Feet touching

One quick jump
We could’ve swum with the fishes
Float with the algae
Drank from the river

Why didn’t we?

Author: Lirio

The author is a former I.T. professional hailing from Kerala, India. She writes online under her pen name ‘Lirio Marchito.’ Her write-ups mainly include poems, short stories, book reviews and blogs. She writes in both Malayalam and English. Her first book/poetry collection in English, 'The Blue Rabbit' was published by Writers Workshop, India in 2021. Amazon: https://www.amazon.in/Blue-Rabbit-Joyce-Job/dp/8194998514/ Goodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/58649315-the-blue-rabbit Publisher link: https://www.writersworkshopindia.com/books/the-blue-rabbit/

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