The tears falling from her eyes
Are the words left unsaid,
The actions undone,
The pieces of a broken heart
Thrown away, useless.
Each tear falling from her eyes
Is a hurt that bled,
A vision of a future long gone,
The broken promise of a new start,
Uttered in a whisper so careless.
This poem was written as a part of Celebrating Womanhood. It is on the subject of Widowhood.