We walked together, you and I
along this winding, dusty road.
More than once you, or I,
chose to explore along some side path,
but eventually, we always seemed
to find our feet on the same pathway
once again. And so, at our last parting
we laughed, waved, and said “see you
soon” not realizing at the time that,
while many forks lead to paths that make
their way back to the same road,
sometimes they lead to completely
separate highways that
may never again merge.
I wonder upon what road you trod,
and wonder if you think of me also
and I wonder if there’s a chance that,
maybe someday, those roads will
written for dVerse where one of the hosts, Abhra, has announced that he is resigning from the dVerse team. He asks us to write of “unintentional goodbyes”. Abhra: I wish you only the best in whatever paths you find yourself walking on. Who knows, perhaps our roads will once again join together!
Also sharing this with “The Daily Post” where “fork” is the prompt