The Night Before

Just hold me tight,
don't let me go.
Know that tonight
I love you so.
Tomorrow morn,
they'll sound the horn,
and I must fly.

I don't know when
I shall return,
but until then
for you I'll yearn.
So for tonight
just hold me tight
and be with me.

(C) Stephen W. Buchanan 2016

Image of British Troops coming ashore at Gold Beach, D-Day, World War II courtesy
of Good Free Photos.