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African Prince

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Below is the poem entitled African Prince which was written by poet Damona Efraim. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

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African Prince

I saw you from a distance 
and i could not fight the resistance 
To go over and touch 
I felt my hand reachin out 
yet i remained still.. 

I know you felt me last night at the party 
As my eyes caressed 
Every inch of you all night 
My feelings so careless 
From a far 
But I remained still.. 

A brush of your touch 
something rare as such 
I thought it could never be 
but you walked passed me 
Leavin' an air of you Cologne 
And yeah, once again I remained still... 

For I'm an African woman 
and it is not my place to talk 
About the longin' I feel 
And about the troubles you put in my heart... 

African Prince can you feel me? 
Can you feel my love, 
that powers the power in me 
Yet remains so dormant 
waiting to be unleashed.. 

To a whole new world 
That only you can reveal.... 

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  1. Date: 12/10/2011 1:16:00 PM
    hi damona, lovely poem sorry for my previous comment I read your name as being Efraim thus mistaken you for a mail. love your work keep it up

    Efraim Avatar Damona Efraim
    Date: 9/27/2012 1:49:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Sweet! Thanks.
  1. Date: 11/28/2011 3:28:00 AM
    it is just splendid

  1. Date: 8/5/2011 3:56:00 AM
    Wow this is really wonderful Damona, very sincere!!!!!!

    Efraim Avatar Damona Efraim
    Date: 8/5/2011 9:03:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank you, Chiquita! :-)
  1. Date: 11/14/2010 9:51:00 AM
    Lovely piece!

  1. Date: 11/2/2010 11:00:00 PM
    Thank you so much for your comments. I feel welcome already.

  1. Date: 11/2/2010 9:11:00 AM
    good work,especially the language used

  1. Date: 11/1/2010 9:21:00 AM
    I would like to welcome you to PoetrySoup Efraim. Wishing you the best in your writing endeavors. You can look to the left side of the main page and find lots of information on PoetrySoup including contests by members of PoetrySoup and contests by the PoetrySoup site also which you as a new member and us oldies also may enter. If you have questions please feel free to ask ANYONE here. We are ALL willing to help and if we don't know the answer we will find someone who does. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 11/1/2010 5:48:00 AM
    Very passionate thoughts of an African woman for the prince, Efraim

  1. Date: 11/1/2010 4:46:00 AM
    Welcome to Poetry Soup .. so enjoyed reading your very creative write today with its impressive theme... hope u enjoy your time on the Soup and will check out the contest page offered to members .. good luck with luv..