The shadow of Buddha on the wall

Surrounded by plants and candles

Marking a place of love and light

Passion and togetherness.

Alone in his solitary isolation

Sitting and watching, always watching.

White bed covers and soft music surround my body

As he surrounds my heart.

If only it could be that simple.

As simple as light and shadow

As simple as yes or no

On or off, now or never.

If only…