ice cube kills warm palm
till pain releases tight grip;
reminiscent of first date.
the wet sting melts slow
enters tingling blood flow;
Copyright © 2013 By Caryl S. Muzzey
Sixth Place Winner ~ "Ice King" Poetry Contest
Sponsored by: Skat-Oz
Aug. 15, 2013
It made me think of my first date and how his cold hand
felt when he first held mine but after a few minutes my
blood turned warm with loving sensations.