I Remember the Night

Greg Cartwright is in the final year of his degree in Creative Writing and English Language.

I'm thinking of that night

when you and I and the gang
were late for the fireworks
and so watched them over the city walls
for free

and then later, when you and I
got high with the crew,
and then crept upstairs
to share each other's tongues
and I parted your lips with mine.

‘I remember the night when...’