by Juliette Sebock
Glances meet across the room.
Stealthy smiles, a secret shared,
Brush of a hand, a whispered word:
Quiet’s comfort, safe and sound
Content to just sit, eye to eye
Across the table —space, still.
It’s about time we reach our
Long-delayed climax of our
With a kiss
Juliette Sebock is the author of Mistakes Were Made and has poetry forthcoming or appearing in a variety of publications. She is the founding editor of Nightingale & Sparrow and runs a lifestyle blog, For the Sake of Good Taste. When she isn’t writing (and sometimes when she is), she can be found with a cup of coffee and her cat, Fitz.