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Reflections in the Firelight

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Reflections in the Firelight

The wood is piled
my emotions riled
Sweet expectations
settle in my soul

Sweat dappled brows
my emotions drowse
sudden conclusions
fill in the hole

of my heart.

The fire started in the pit
warming ourselves 
in it's globe
and there we sit
like two lost elves
waiting to disrobe

Take your time,
Love
The perfect man
does exist.

rlm '09

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  1. Date: 3/7/2011 10:19:00 AM
    Congratulations on your well deserved poetry being featured on PoetrySoup this week Robert. Love, Carol