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Can't Love be with me for once

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Can't Love be with me for once

Can't Love be with me for once

in my life.

Can't Love for once in my life

see the way I live

and accept me for who I am

and not for what I possess.

I have seen love bounce back and forth

through the darkened streets of life

and I sat on the park benches,

alone.

I can't wait till love comes again

but can't love just be with me for once

and live with me, embrace me, to see me late at night,

come through the doors of perception.

Can't Love be with me for once

throughout the valleys of sorrow and depression

and shine its glorious face onto me,

like the first morning rays of the sun at dawn.

I cannot understand, why

Love can't just be with me for once...

Why?

I ask you, why?

Can't Love just laugh, and talk to me

Can't the arrow of Cupid find me already.

I have found my time, now I have no love.

The beauty of Plato's words that melt of the page

as you read word for word, and my heart melts away.

Why can't love just be with me for once,

once in a great, blue moon.

Too walk through the dew sprinkled, dawn days in August

as I walk to my chamber

and ready to love,

but love can't be found.

Can't love just come already.

Show its pretty face,

Hold my hand,

kiss me and I kiss back,

to read a book of poetry to her

as she lays in my arms,

and then we shall make love

under the twilight.

The stars shall shine

the moon shall be bright and full

and I shall find love one day.

One lonely day, as I sit in the wayward cafe

drinking my sorrows away,

writing my poetry

and love shall walk through that door

I shall find her and take her by the hand

and kiss her upon her soft cheek.

I just ask,

Why can't love just be with me for once.

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  1. Date: 9/26/2013 3:57:00 PM
    Chris this is awesome. The question of love and why we can't find it haunts us all sometimes. The imagery and romantic lines make the reader feel your emotion and sadness. Any girl would be happy to hear what you put from the lines "hand my hand" till the end of the poem. Great job

  1. Date: 8/31/2013 2:03:00 PM
    I hope you find what you are looking for...the emotions here are raw with longing...I wish you all the best

  1. Date: 8/31/2013 5:24:00 AM
    - I wish you all the love that is in the earth, Christhoper ! - A touching and very beautiful poem. - oxox // Anne-Lise :)