Dark roads mend the night

The gaps in your mind

Gaping in wonder or shock

You yawned through their closure

An exhaustion that set you loose

To spin an untold tale

Dancing on the forbidden steps

With the eyes of cynical souls

Abating you

Now wait for the summer to burn in

An orange glow to your blue eyes

Saturated, humid, smelling of fresh rain

A mesh of reflections clouding

The unbearable light

Like laughter in the fading of day

Specks of night shining through

The gaps in your teeth

Dark holes pretending to be