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Below the Surface

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

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Below the Surface

Below the surface is a whole new world
Of magic and delight to be unfurled

Below the surface, is a wealth of treasure
Of exquisite beauty that’s without measure

Below the surface of my deep blue sea
Is the secret storehouse of fantasy

Below the surface is where you’ll find
The treasures of my heart and mind

Below the surface at depths extreme
Is where you’ll find that buried dream

Below the surface, is where I come alive
In my depths, I know, you desire to dive

Below the surface, is where I keep my soul
If you go deep enough, I’ll make you whole

Below the surface, is where magic lies
Start the descent there now through my eyes

Below the surface, I’m waiting for you
Come down, my love, swim in love so true

Below the surface, vibrant you will feel
That surreal world, for you I’ll make real 

Below the surface, you will beg to stay…
In my ocean depth, passion drenched each day!

Eileen Manassian Ghali

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  1. Date: 3/18/2013 1:51:00 AM
    Our outside image is only a shell covering up what we truly are! Though verging on repetitive this is still a beautiful piece of poetry. I thought the last couplet was a real nice way to tie it all up... wouldn't it be great if everyday was filled with passion?

  1. Date: 3/17/2013 7:10:00 PM
    I was singing this one by the end Eileen, very musical, and very good. You should think about entering the contests, Take care, Regards Richard

    Ghali Avatar Eileen Ghali
    Date: 5/31/2014 2:21:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thanks for the advice, Mr Seal. At the moment, I'm done with contests and poetry. Perhaps in the near future.
  1. Date: 3/16/2013 11:49:00 AM
    Very enjoyable and thought provoking. Wouldn't it be nice in general conversation with people to know what's in their mind.

    Ghali Avatar Eileen Ghali
    Date: 3/17/2013 12:40:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Not always! Sometimes I'm grateful that people CAN'T see what's on my mind...but only the privileged few can! :) Thanks for the post!
  1. Date: 3/16/2013 10:07:00 AM
    Below the surface you are a true romantic and very passionate. Excellent write! Hugs

    Ghali Avatar Eileen Ghali
    Date: 3/17/2013 12:41:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    That is true, Cecilia. you have gone below the surface rather quickly! :) Thanks for the post.
  1. Date: 3/16/2013 8:15:00 AM
    another gem! love it!

    Ghali Avatar Eileen Ghali
    Date: 3/17/2013 12:38:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thanks, Ilene! How sweet of you! Hugs!
  1. Date: 3/15/2013 9:35:00 PM
    Romantic as always Eileen...below the surface is steaming....Donna

    Ghali Avatar Eileen Ghali
    Date: 3/15/2013 10:14:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Oh Donna....life would be so much easier if I weren't such a hopeless romantic! But...this is the character I have! :) I can't help but write what is in my heart! Hugs!
  1. Date: 3/15/2013 3:36:00 PM
    sounds wet and wild. Sorry couldn't resist *lol*. Great poem.

    Lamoureux Avatar Richard Lamoureux
    Date: 3/16/2013 5:46:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    you certainly have done well, thanks for the smile and forgivenes ;0)
    Ghali Avatar Eileen Ghali
    Date: 3/15/2013 10:15:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Richard...if that's what it sounds like...then...I've done well! ;) I "forgive" you! :)