If we were strangers

18 Jan

Art by Henry Saliot


If we were strangers

and I saw you

in a cafe

reading a book

or on a train

gazing from the window

or in the park

walking your dog

or in a restaurant

laughing with friends

or in a supermarket

checking your list

or in a car

stuck at the lights

or in the office

confident and sure

or in a crowd

standing out

I would still want you

like sin



© the author writing as Romantic Dominant

Not new, but true.

Art by Thomas Saliot


Posted by on January 18, 2021 in Poetry, romance, Still Life


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8 responses to “If we were strangers

  1. kngoctran

    January 18, 2021 at 6:06 pm

    Very romantic!
    I like it!

    Thank you!

    Liked by 1 person

  2. thereluctantpoet

    January 19, 2021 at 5:24 am

    Reblogged this on The Reluctant Poet.

    Liked by 1 person

  3. b.l. ronan

    January 19, 2021 at 1:15 pm

    effortless x

    Liked by 1 person

  4. Anonymously Hal

    February 8, 2021 at 3:38 pm

    Wow ❤️

    Liked by 1 person


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