My Life (post divorce and empty nest) in Sonnets

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Original Contemporary Poetry by author, Jean Parr

“Imprisoned"

I broke a promise in monochrome
He had me followed, twice
My crime was to visit a male friend at his home
My punishment was to have my Fiance threaten to shoot himself in front of me; I need serious advice

Our therapist to the rescue, such a good listener
She walked him off the ledge
But I still feel like a prisoner
Trust is a tenuous thread of hope, a pledge

Now every time I don't answer his call, I feel like I will be followed
Am I that untrustworthy?
One of my best attributes is loyalty, now I just feel hollow
I know it's definitely not my desirability

I am innocent of infidelity
So, why does he still feel a sense of insecurity

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