[Author's Home Page]   [About the Author]    [News Page]     Welcome:    ---    LOGIN
 Romantic Notions By Ivy Rose      144756 Poems Read



It's late and I am lonely;
I think of you with tears on your face.
Why do I try others on
and why do they never seem to fit?
Because you are my love, my soul,
and I can't be with another.
When I lie down beside someone else,
they are only a phantom in the night.

I can't see or feel with them
but lying next to you I see truth.
We are one in body
and we are one in mind,
all the others are the lies.
You love me even when I err
and you see who I really am;
yet you love my imperfections.

I am not a saint nor a martyr,
my only claim is that I love you deeply.
Even in my wanderings, we are connected
by a bond that cannot be broken.
I am your breath as you are mine
and that is all that we need.
So when I come back broken and contrite,
please let me be filled with all that is you.

  Poetry Ad-Free Upgrades  




Vote for this poem

Please Comment On This Poem

Comments

 Email Address

 

Vote for this poem



Sign Guestbook Read Guestbook

flower3

flower3

flower3
  [ Poetrypoem.com ]   [ Privacy ]   [Terms ]    [ Start a Free Site ]   [ My Poetry List ]
     ©2000 - 2022 ---------- Individual Authors of the Poetry.   All rights reserved by authors. 
dcdrifter     spokenlife      author3578      bucketoweird      poetic2984  View All Poets
Newest Item: Living Out Your Worst Fears
Tatum's Torture Through Tough Trials Living Out Your Worst Fears William ... More
Added: 2024-05-05  My Poetry List  PoetryPoem.com      Get a Free Site       Blogs     Stories     Premium Sites