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Naive gesture

Such an irresistible naïve gesture
from
those sparkling
bed-room eyes

Yes
slowly
with a softness,
which even at a distance
I could feel;
the silk slip to the cold wooden floor
fell

Out came the ink
and the slip,
and they too, 
fell to,
the cold wooden floor

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  1. Date: 11/2/2011 5:57:00 PM

    Very passionate and awesome. Keep up the great work! Always, Laura

  1. Date: 10/29/2011 12:46:00 PM

    oh a jolt of passion pervades this piece as I read before but enticed me once again to enjoy your thoughts James.. thankxx for sweet comments on my work luv.. appreciate the uplift...

  1. Date: 10/26/2011 8:12:00 PM

    kinda boring, eh? heh, just one thought in a sea of six billion. namaste~N

  1. Date: 10/26/2011 4:04:00 AM

    this is simply superb! waiting for more...

  1. Date: 10/25/2011 9:35:00 PM

    agreed with Nancy. this is one sexy beautiful piece!

  1. Date: 10/21/2011 9:50:00 AM

    ,Good morning,~ james ~ how are you this wonderful Friday :-) morning... As for me, I'm missing everyone I know here on the soup PLUS more. *glad we are back up*. By the way I'm also stopping by to read a couple of poems OR commenting the ones I could not all week or yesterday, after being shut out for them awful few days..ENJOYED YOUR POEM, thank you for sharing! Take care and have yourself a wonderful Friday~ ;-) Always,..p.d.

  1. Date: 10/15/2011 2:52:00 AM

    I REALLY like the way you worded things in this poem. One of your best!

  1. Date: 10/14/2011 7:52:00 PM

    seductive in a sweet and demure way James .. luv that slip falling to the floor .. oh.. romantic rendezvous in full swing my friend.. happy weekend u two..luv..

  1. Date: 10/14/2011 7:05:00 PM

    It all happens with such a subtle softness to give the reader that languid feeling of patiently waiting for all to happen. Lovely James, it whispers!

  1. Date: 10/13/2011 6:30:00 PM

    now that's just sexy. Beauty eve to ya, JP~N

  1. Date: 10/13/2011 1:43:00 PM

    I should think so. Only a castrati could resist. Up to your usual artistic tricks, eh, Sir James. Enjoyed. Love, daver

  1. Date: 10/13/2011 12:09:00 PM

    lovely creative flow and rich substance, james.. a real poesy for me!.. greeat last line to end the thought! :) huggs