Gravity

She shoots upward, outward,
Like a rocket to the moon,
Fighting gravity,
Soaring,
The views splendid from above.

But the laws of gravity are unrelenting,
And even rockets must obey
When the payload
Of a life shared
Pulls her back to earth.

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