Don't Speak

And when his eyes took gaze upon me,
And his mouth opened to speak,
With baited breath,
My fingers softned to his lips
Whilst drawing near to whisper close,
That he might hear
My beating heart against his chest,
"Don't speak, my love, lest it be in jest,
But breathe the veil from my soul,
And in that, let love be professed."

 

 

Author's Notes/Comments: 

It has been said that verbalization is the longest and biggest lie that has ever been told. Sometimes, methinks it could be true

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roboam33's picture

Very passionate.

Very passionate.

SSmoothie's picture

Lovely! :D 

Lovely! :D 


Don't let any one shake your dream stars from your eyes, lest your soul Come away with them! -SS    

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Thanks, SSmoothie!

Thanks, SSmoothie!


...and he asked her, "do you write poetry? Because I feel as if I am the ink that flows from your quill."

"No", she replied, "but I have experienced it. "