Tonight I sat with you on the hood of my car
underneath the yellow street lamp..
and it was then and there that I felt like I’d made it.
That we’d made it.
That this was the scene before the end credits
where all those worries and fears
had already fallen away,
and you and I were like stars in the sky,
so desperately far away
and yet here we were shining like supernovas.
Like a white smile in the dark…
And I hope that tonight you felt something different
when I told you I loved you.
Because tonight I meant it
like never before.
Expelled within a giggle
after a final kiss,
on the car, underneath the lamp,
in the starlight…
This is what I left you with.
This is what I’ll come back to you with.
Because I am never