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Infatuation

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Infatuation

In deep awareness, I drowned into dreaming in the velvet sky,
Liberated from well defined fantasy to find truth in love.
A twist from one commotion to another hanging above,
Her wild smile declared reality through my hazel eyes.
I scowled to stop her for her tease,
But she faded from the scene with speed.
To avenge these cracked ribs in overwhelming reality,
Ruthlessly, I smother this fantasy.

Yearning for our new togetherness,
Will she consider me above her likeness?
She beclouds me with ravening emotion 
Deeper within, I was inflamed with infatuation

It is love that rejects all known breakthrough;
I am seeking divine ways to make a happy view.



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  1. Date: 1/6/2012 8:22:00 AM
    Congratulations on your well deserved featured poem this week Qlajide. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 6/21/2011 1:34:00 PM
    Congrats Olajide on your win in this contest with this wonderful write..gautami

  1. Date: 6/19/2011 5:39:00 AM
    This is extra-ordinary! Congrats on your well deserved win.cheers bro

  1. Date: 6/7/2011 10:26:00 AM
    What an outstanding poem!! Congratulations !!!!

  1. Date: 6/7/2011 5:15:00 AM
    Great read

  1. Date: 6/6/2011 8:43:00 PM
    Glad to share the spotlight with such a fine write! Congrad's LIght & Love

  1. Date: 6/6/2011 10:15:00 AM
    congrats on your first place win in the contest with this fascinating entry...luv..

  1. Date: 11/9/2010 2:41:00 PM
    You are truly gifted. This piece is a work of art. I absolutely love it! Great work!

  1. Date: 10/4/2010 2:04:00 PM
    This sure is a heartfelt piece, Olusegun and the words you used here sure are touching...tugs at the heartstrings...sending you soupmail after this-- nikko :)

  1. Date: 9/11/2010 5:32:00 AM
    Interesting thoughts that you have penned in this one..Glad that I chose this one to read today..Sara

  1. Date: 9/7/2010 12:32:00 PM
    Well written!

  1. Date: 9/6/2010 2:16:00 AM
    much to ponder here, very moving, love this poem. Harry

  1. Date: 9/2/2010 12:33:00 PM
    Infatuation the catalyst to many broken hearts.. Enjoyed your write ~ Wilma

  1. Date: 9/2/2010 11:42:00 AM
    This is a moving poem filled with strong yearning. I most enjoyed reading your poem~Chris

  1. Date: 9/2/2010 10:57:00 AM
    I enjoyed reading your poetry this morning Words. I will not be reading poetry for a few days as I will be gone from Friday until Monday. I look forward to reading more of your poetry when I return. I wish you a weekend filled with good health, love, and loads of inspiration. Love and Blessings, Carol

  1. Date: 9/2/2010 10:23:00 AM
    Infatuations can lead to much fantasy -- the "what ifs" in life. It's good you are "seeking divine ways" to find happiness. Many times infatuations can lead to heartache. Very moving poem, Adalene! Love, Carolyn

  1. Date: 9/2/2010 9:05:00 AM
    nice one, much enjoyed

  1. Date: 9/2/2010 8:58:00 AM
    the best thing i have read in a long time, i LOVE the rhyme, absolutely wonderful thanx loads for sharing! ^^,)