Broken Diamonds

She was a broken diamond. Used by all; appreciated by none. Her eyes were the gateway to distant stars. And her heart was a fractured monument. Now and then, she hid beneath tables. Her heartstrings, strumming like broken cables. Yet she was an ideal instrument. But her dreams were mostly barren. And she wore a…

SERENDIPITOUSLY

Serendipitously they bump into each other, Slowly their things appear scattering around, Elegantly she falls upon him, Instinctively he cushions her from potential damages, Simultaneously everything else vanishes, Softly he holds her fragile shoulders, Unevenly her heartbeat dips and climbs, Tenderly their breaths intermingle, Quizzically their eyes meet, Dimly they illuminate, Helplessly he watches her…