Two packets of sugar sit between us Coffee gone cold like the conversation Neither raising what we need to discuss Each being held back by reservation This an unfamiliar hesitation When we loved each other we loved freely As others wishing they could ideally Now we turn to silently cold staring We must confront what it is really Strangers drifting apart without caring
One 10-line stanza
10 syllables per line
Employs the following rhyme scheme: ababbccdcd
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