Waterfall

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    metaphorical piece. human or nature. you decide.

    Waterfall

    Washing over me,

    as I step into your essence.

    Seducing me,

    with your presence.

    Behind your curtain of protection,

    I hide.

    No harm shall come to me,
    while in your arms;
    I reside.

    Hidden away from life's troubles
    and stress.

    Behind your shield,
    All my sins;
    I confess.

    I know all my secrets are kept,
    behind your curtain.

    I'm safe back here,
    of that;
    I'm certain.

    Images beyond you,
    are but a blur to the eye.
    Only the suns rays peak through;
    As if being shy.

    The roar of your presence enfolds me,
    protecting me;
    from tragedy.

    Allowing me to be who I am,
    releasing my sorrows;
    like a broken dam.

    I can cry out and,
    no one will hear.

    Behind your strength,
    I'm safe back here.

    One with nature,
    within your arms.

    I'm safe back here;
    from any harm.

    When once again,
    your shield ;
    I depart.

    I do so with;
    a heavy heart.

    Fear not,
    for I have learned.
    And one day to your arms;
    I shall return.

    Natures rivers shall not,
    hold you back.

    One day I'll return,
    and that's a fact.

    Where once again,
    you'll hide me away.

    From my troubles of my;
    every day. 

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    rjmichael commented on Waterfall

    07-01-2010

    I love the imagery in this piece its like i am there behind the curtain of water. keep writing

    Chaos128 commented on Waterfall

    06-27-2010

    You find in your unnamed friend a treasure of trust and security, and make the reader (this reader, anyway) glad you've got it like that. Spouse? BFF? God? All?None? Very uplifting and very mysterious at the same time, and that's not an easy trick to pull off.

    redbloodink commented on Waterfall

    06-26-2010

    Yes Am2.... He is right there with you..... In front of you and all around you...... Covered from head to toe..... you are His and He is yours......... Blessings my friend..... red

    Mandi commented on Waterfall

    06-26-2010

    boy you have it good.... I am so jealous! your poem and my poem tell two entirely different stories I like your waterfall effect presented

    WordSlinger commented on Waterfall

    06-26-2010

    Angel, I think it works bot ways, and it is good, this has great detail and imagery, ty WS

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