From the very first moment I laid eyes upon you
You set my heart aflame
I tried to get close to you but you never felt the same
And it was a real shame
You aimed a fire hose at my soul and completely doused my flame
Written for the In Other Words prompt from Patricia’s Place. The challenge this week is to write a story or poem of five lines or fewer using the picture above and/or the word “aflame.” Photo credit: Gloria Williams from Pixabay.