the One

hundreds pass, who fade like trees
beneath the gaze of one in love;
no one particular she sees,
until the one she's thinking of

and you won't understand, nor I,
what makes her ever always so:
she seeks, but never sees, because
the one she loves left

long ago

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Beleaguered Servant

Owen Servant is an online poet working in a style that's been described as "compulsive". In real life, he is an actuary, because being a poet wasn't unpopular enough.

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