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Dark Shadows

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Below is the poem entitled Dark Shadows which was written by poet Dorian Petersen Potter. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

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Dark Shadows

The night approaches me again and you're not here still with me 
And here under my breath I call your name and I watch your loving face 
And there among the dark shadows  you'll come back  again the same  
I hear your haunting tune and I know that you'll be waitin'  this time for me. 

Release me from all this pain I'm sufferin "Come to me"and just take my hand 
Hold me in your arms so tight and please never ever let me again go 
Together we'll dream of that other time and fly away to that  magical time band 
There is no other place like this in heaven or earth where our love can only but glow. 

Join me here tonight,hear my voice into the night and just be mine for all time 
Come to me right now and give me all your love before the night is carried away 
Let me kiss your lips,caress and love you all night til we both see a brand-new day 
Disperse all the dark shadows in which I exist,come to me and be mine for all times.


Dorian Petersen Potter 
aka ladydp2000 
copyright@2010 


July 18, 2010 


Author Notes: 

This poem amongt many others that I'd written in my life,had been inspired by 
my very favorite and most beloved vampire character of all time, 
"Barnabas Collins" from the most popular daytime soap opera series ever 
produced on T.V. in my opinion, "Dark Shadows." This whole DVD collection is most 
wonderful! 
And Jonathan Frid is so awesome! 

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  1. Date: 10/15/2014 7:43:00 AM
    We watched Dark Shadows. Our son parked himself in front of the TV after school every day. He was a real fan of Barnaby. Your poem brought back memories.

  1. Date: 10/10/2014 2:14:00 PM
    This is a cool poem really great, I have read several of your poems you are a real talent some of the best I have read lately. Best wishes Paul xxx.

    Petersen Potter Avatar Dorian Petersen Potter
    Date: 10/10/2014 3:31:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank you again so much Paul! You're very kind. Best wishes to you to! Have a great weekend my new friend. Hugs! Love peace and light! xxxx D.
  1. Date: 9/11/2014 9:50:00 PM
    Very romantic work here. My sister is a big fan of General Hospital and my grandmother us to like Secret Storm. My taste runs more to Law and Order SVU. TV can really help one relax! Peace & Love Matthew Anish

    Petersen Potter Avatar Dorian Petersen Potter
    Date: 9/11/2014 10:18:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank you Matthew for the visit and the read plus the very nice comment. I appreciated. Take care now! xxxx D.
  1. Date: 7/18/2010 4:23:00 PM
    OMG, I used to rush home from school to catch Dark Shadows too, best show of all time, loved it , love your poem

    Petersen Potter Avatar Dorian Petersen Potter
    Date: 9/11/2014 10:15:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank you Francine! Glad you do. Xxxxx D.