You will regret

When you are old and alone

How you mistreated her

Hurt and disrespected

The only one who gave a damn

About your ole sorry ass

Oh yes my once-friend

How you will regret

And wish

You’d been good to her

And held her tight

And asked her to stay

She was the best of you

Former print journalist, former mayor, retired law enforcement officer. Writing about politics and government along with random personal essays.

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