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Am I Crazy, to Love You

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Am I Crazy, to Love You

Am I crazy, or am I just talking to myself?
Look at yourself,
Crazy maniac
dacing through twilight suns
in sunshine colored dresses.
And you say I'm the crazy one.
Please, don't make me laugh,
I am too much annyoid with taught lessons,
of life and death and love is a magical thing
but I am not impressed till my Gypsy Queen
comes up from the shoreline of the Middle East
and comes and lays next to me, as we watch the ships sail
through the Golden horn of Old Istanbul
into the bay of Asia Minor.
You say I am crazy, Am I or am I just talking to myself.
I believe I am having a conversation that has no end about your beauty,
I talk to whomever has an open ear, and even if people listened,
Who would care about what I have to say?

Since I first laid eyes upon your beauty,
I melted and you took my sanity away from me,
you took my innocence away and turned me into a worried monster.
I love you, and you take me home with you
to meet your father and mother,
both poets who made love and created a beautiful poem called you.
I am in love with you, your songs you sing,
sounding better than a nightingale in the midst of the twilight.
Walking the seashores with your mother as I talk to your father.
He isn't listening, all though he is a good actor,
for he acts if he knows what I say to him.
I talk of you and marriage,
throwing of the rice, exchanging of the golden crowns,
the tolling of church bells, and a happy reception afterwards.
The honeymoon, meant for the first born to carry on the family crest.

As we grow old, I want to grow old with you
Nothing now, a few thousand miles of ocean and sea
seperates us from each other.
Do not worry, for I shall come one day
in the month of May, your mother's favorite month
and I shall bring along a golden ring, a pearl necklace and two roses.
We shall walk the streets together hand and hand,
and wait for the wedding guests to arrive and see us on our way
to new beginnings in holy mantrimony.
Care for me,
I ask you one question, Am I crazy, or am I just talking to myself?
Talking to white walls that don't responed with life.
I need you, too give me a straight answer, to love me
embrace me with your beauty and let me drink from your knowledge.
For my sweet Persian Bride, I shall love you for eternity.
Now, come off the beach and cross the crossing paths
of mortality and morality and join hands with me,
as we sing the nights away, along with the sweet nightingales.
As we look into each other's eyes
I ask you, am I crazy to love you?

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  1. Date: 9/19/2013 2:45:00 PM
    - Hello Christopher. - I'm not too fond of loooong poem :)) ..... but this was really worth reading. - A very touching and beautifully written. - Let love and your heart decide. - Thank you for your beautiful poem! ! - oxox // Anne-Lise :)

    Boskovski Avatar Chris Boskovski
    Date: 9/19/2013 3:09:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Hellow Anne Lise! Thank you for reading my poem! I am glad you liked my poem! I am glad you enjoyed it! xoxo Have a good day Anne, I will make sure my poems are a bit shorter next time! :)
  1. Date: 9/19/2013 11:00:00 AM
    This is a beautiful write, Christopher. You truly have the heart of a poet...a romantic one at that! "Poets in love who created a beautiful" What a wonderful line. A beautiful dream...Dreams can bring us joy and hope...Not all dreams can become reality due to various circumstances...but no one can stop us from dreaming. Lovely write... :)

    Boskovski Avatar Chris Boskovski
    Date: 9/19/2013 3:10:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Hello Eileen, My Persian Queen; thank you for reading my poem! I am glad you enjoyed my poem! Thank you for taking the time and reading it! Have a good day Eileen! :) xoxoxo!
  1. Date: 9/19/2013 6:13:00 AM
    She must be a real persian beauty to make you scribe like this, you seem so smitten, like a kitten in a mitten, I hope she arrives to you with seven veils of beauty just for you, love hugs and peaceful thoughts xxx

    Boskovski Avatar Chris Boskovski
    Date: 9/19/2013 3:11:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Hello my darling Mystic, thank you for reading my poem! Taking the time to read my words! I enjoyed your newest poem, it was very well written! Thank you for the comments and I appriciate your beautiful support in my writings! Have a good day my darling and beautiful Rose!!! xoxoxo