There is a coolness now on the wind A vision of you keeps the warmth of this heart A warmth of a longing to visit a time shared To hear your voice, to see your smile
A drink from Lethe, no! the water to never touch my lips An oblivion without you would be bitter not sweet The beauty of your smile and my love for you would be lost Somewhere a memory of your ebony eyes unmasked for my heart Keeps alive a burning love and desire to inspire
A moment caught in a memory, a thought Notes that carry this song in this heart Never...
The war raged on The battles of days turned to months Lost of time, lost of hope Broken and scarred from bullets flying past The soldier alone and shaking from the cold Shaking and alone from the warmth of another From a time that seemed that would never come
An image appeared off in the distance A light that seemed to break through The soldier felt hope The soldier felt born An image drew close An image came near
"Hello" a conversation started A hand touched his forehead A hand that reached for a pulse ...
Beauty sat in front of me today Her hair hung down her shoulders Her eyes piercing his heart A light shone on this dark night The light of her laptop casting a romantic shadow on her face Lost in the thoughts of her studies The romance of her ambition A spark of inspiration grew A doc opened and words started to type Beauty sat in front of me today Beauty that inspired this poem