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Embrace my love

Embrace my love

Aboard he heard her words amidst the deck's cold winds,
he watched her pictured smile, upon the shelf,
"embrace my love when tides, lone shores engulf
as soon as grayish dusk descends on ripened fields."

Upon their rose, abandoned garden coldness casts,
two forms reshape next to the lightless hearth,
much of a void projects above his berth,
her saddened eyes to stare at his departing masts.

A wind-harp voice recalls throughout his time on bridge,
alludes her words when night befalls to dark,
"embrace my love, outside my sorrow's barque,
and after sun comes down, behind a distant ridge."

"embrace me when the currents controvert your route,
with sacred love our bonding I'll regale,
my song will reach you at the oak gunwale,
and shall transform the winds to flawless notes of flute."

© G. V., 11-09-2013, All Rights Reserved
(Iambic alternative Hexameter-Pentameter lines)

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  1. Date: 1/10/2014 11:36:00 AM
    A very beautifully sad love poem this is my dear friend Giorgio. I love it and I extremely enjoyed reading it this early morning. Thank you so much for sharing and for your precious time stopping by on my poems. More blessings and have a great day! love lots and big hugs,Leonora

  1. Date: 1/1/2014 5:35:00 PM
    It is beautiful,, it is tender!

  1. Date: 11/26/2013 12:35:00 AM
    As a former military wife, I can painfully relate.

  1. Date: 11/12/2013 7:34:00 PM
    This is a very sad tale of two in love who cannot be together. Yet, there is a bit of hidden romance mixed in with the sadness. A very beautiful and heartfelt poem, Giorgio! I enjoyed the read!

  1. Date: 11/11/2013 7:50:00 AM
    Love it all, but I treasure most the last stanza. What a verse! You are very talented. I admire the way you structure and the style in which you write. Keep up the fantastic work. Always, Laura

  1. Date: 11/11/2013 2:44:00 AM
    Super.... Embrace my Love..... its real, like the blowing wind and seagull sounds.... Shaz

  1. Date: 11/10/2013 8:59:00 AM
    I love the impact that this piece gives. It has a strict flow throughout and the romantic quality is right up there. Lovely work especially the closing lines. Well done and all the best in the contest Giorgio :).

  1. Date: 11/10/2013 1:08:00 AM
    So I had a horrible day today, not been around much within this space of soupy doings having taken a 3 week break. behind 5 to7 weeks in Journalsim. I've known a man on here for 7 long years.. MyDad would want me to say goodbye irish, but I leave instead. if your on facebook ~Lucinda Cayton~ if I don't hear from you I will soupmail you soon. Love you as a sister Girgio. You are a beautiful person thats writing impacts my heart, soul, spitrit and mind. Mwah, xoxoxxo

  1. Date: 11/9/2013 5:45:00 PM
    This is so very beautiful Giorgio and so very romantic -very romantic indeed!To my favs! Charma