Words Of Devotion, From A King To His Beloved
by J.R. Askov
Many years ago, love was everything I had, you were everything I had. And now here we are. You on one side, me on the other. I am always on your side, but I am the king, too, and a king must be on his own side. So, it begs the question, does the king triumph or the lover? Can I win at all if you lose? If winning means I lose you?