Submit Your Poems
Get Your Premium Membership

See and share Beautiful Nature Photos and amazing photos of interesting places

Quote of the Day

Quote Left"The harder you work, the luckier you get."Quote Right

by Gary Player

  |  Comment

Since First I Saw You

Mac McGovern Avatar  Send Soup Mail  Block poet from commenting on your poetry

Below is the poem entitled Since First I Saw You which was written by poet Mac McGovern. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

Read Poems by Mac McGovern

Best Mac Mcgovern Poems

+ Fav Poet

Since First I Saw You

Since first I saw you, it was your eyes,
mesmerizing, your gaze transporting
me to a realm, not of fantasy, real,
where young men go when cupid’s
arrow takes root.

Since first I saw you, it was your lips,
captivating, holding me frozen 
in anticipation of our lips brushing
for the first time.

Since first I saw you, it was your voice,
a crescendo, light, invigorating, 
each word you speak intensifies 
my hearing, enveloping each
note, time ceases as I hang motionless
savoring, memorizing.

Since first I saw you, it was your hair,
long, flowing, gently rising above
your shoulders as a slight breeze
passes through sending waves
of your essence my way. 
The sun magnifying each strand, 
highlighting the minute
variances of invigorating color, 
creating a halo effect, a portrait of
your beauty forever imprinted.

Since first I saw you, It was you,
my love forever more for you,
only you.

Post Comments

Please Login to post a comment
  1. Date: 6/28/2010 9:41:00 AM
    Congratulations Mac on your win in Joe Flach's contest "First Time". Love, Carol

  1. Date: 6/26/2010 3:09:00 PM
    You made me fall in love today!! congrats on your win!! pretty poem and romantic!

  1. Date: 6/23/2010 3:08:00 AM
    Great expressions here- Congrats to you Mac- I married a girl with golden hair that seemed to glisten like a billion tiny suns

  1. Date: 6/22/2010 8:08:00 PM
    wow, an awesome tribute. Wish my hubbie would write something like that for me. Congrats. LUv, Andrea

  1. Date: 6/19/2010 11:19:00 AM
    Congratulations on your win in Joe Flach's contest "First Time" Mac. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 6/18/2010 5:48:00 PM
    Very romantic and lovely. I bet she loves it too. Congratulations on your win. Love, Joyce

  1. Date: 6/18/2010 3:14:00 PM
    Congrats Mac on your HM in Joe's contest.. this is a beautiful..and extraordinary write of great luv.. enjoy your special honor ..with luv from the "Sweetheart"