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To enforce by your whim

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To enforce by your whim

A lover’s dance is but twice the pain, 
Dark and in duress
I have shamed. 
But you prolong your steps,
The dew upon your forehead; askew. 
Dare I stroke the flourished flower
that is draped upon your cheek.
An alibi of love is languidly dropped
from burned lips.
I hear you cry-
Yield!
Give me all. 

Is it marvelling what you do?
The gentle atonement
of my force. 
Dare I strive with you
in this – durst I?
The touch deepens and in my might
weakness is the only approach,
that dark eyed smile plying your lips – 
for you have won. 
A battle of ease, even on my knees 
I am lost.

You have made me lost to all of light, 
Here my love may end it’s plight. 

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  1. Date: 2/21/2012 11:58:00 PM
    Great write, Bethany! Ruben.

  1. Date: 2/21/2012 1:05:00 PM
    deep with beauty... enjoyed your powm..pd

  1. Date: 2/21/2012 11:35:00 AM
    I enjoyed your verse Bethany, thank you for sharing your heart love vie

  1. Date: 2/21/2012 10:48:00 AM
    Good poem.Love the flow.Enjoyed the read.