Letters To Old Girl Friends

by Robert Halleck

He wrote letters to old
girlfriends, put them in envelopes
with no addresses and placed
them in a desk drawer.

It did not matter if they
were dead or alive.
The letters were simple.
I’m sorry, so sorry, so sorry.

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Robert Halleck is a hospice volunteer and retired banker who has published three collections of poetry. In recent years his poems have appeared in the San Diego Poetry Annual, The Scapegoat Review, Rays Rats Ass Review, and a number of other interesting places that show up in a Google search.