MOONLIT

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    MOONLIT

    What do you do when you wake in the middle of the night,
    Make sure it's not a dream, Reach out slowly, To touch,
    Looking next to you, Yes,  She is still there,
    Moonlight bathes the room, Accenting the curves,
    Shadows form a mystery on her body,
    The long black hair seems blacker if possible,
    Red lips full, moist, Glisten in the pale light,
    Her fresh smell is intoxicating as you breathe her in,
    Why do I dream of you all day and night?
    If I couldn't touch you, Hold you, All would be an illusion,
    But here you are, Next to me, I can touch, I can feel,
    So  I watch as moonlight dances across your face,
    Softly touching and carressing,
    Knowing how much I love you, Knowing you are here,
    All is quiet as I watch you sleep,
    Watching your moonlit body, moonlit beauty,
    As a smile forms on your lips, Knowing.   
       

    Richard(PHOENIX)Cartledge   (c) 5/30/09      (JL)

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    latif commented on MOONLIT

    06-27-2009

    it is extremely fascinating.full of fresh emotion.it is a ripe apple red and sweet and delicious to eat

    gorgeousjhann commented on MOONLIT

    06-05-2009

    love u baby! i love your poem! and thanks for dedicating it on me! i love u so much! and i'm missing u!

    countrypoet commented on MOONLIT

    06-04-2009

    I really like this poem as it contains such wonderfully detailed imagery.I can visualize it in my mind,just like watching a movie. This is definitely one of your best poems ever.

    Poetry is what gets lost in translation.

    Robert Frost (1875-1963) American Poet.

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