burning down stars

I’ve watched countless stars
fiery and shimmering
streak across the bejewelled sky.

I’ve watched them fall
dimming and fading,
collecting along the distant horizon.

deplete. with nothing to give.
extinguished by my wishes
of you.

© SoulReserve 2020

For @thedevilsdarkqueen​ in response to the ask “Can you tell me where do the stars go?”

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