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Lost in your elegance, if only time could stand still to capture this memory eternally. Reflection of the moon shimmers upon tranquil waters in congregation with the stars, as we sail in composed serenity. Only the echoes of night insects and illumination of fire flies distract me from your mellifluous voice, which accompanies your radiant smile. To describe your divine beauty is ineffable as I fall into limerence. Your ethereal eyes guide me closer, all resistance is futile, intoxicated by your natural allurement. My heart feels an epiphany with the revelation of true love. As our lips touch sensually my eyes are in a state of phosphenes, now oblivious to my surroundings. In hope this feeling is not ephemeral, my whole being is enticed by the desire to remain eternally in this moment. Silent One
Originally written 7 November 2015. Edited 26 May 2018 Limerence (also infatuated love) is a state of mind which results from a romantic attraction to another person typically including compulsive thoughts and fantasies and a desire to form or maintain a relationship and have one's feelings reciprocated.

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Date: 7/17/2018 3:22:00 PM
Such a beautiful vocabulary. .So many romantic words used Silent One..'Your ethereal eyes guide me closer'...Love this line...'In hope this feeling is not ephemeral'..Another exceptionally line..So mellifluously beautiful.Write us another... :)
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Date: 6/16/2018 8:22:00 PM
The Je ne sais quoi artistic conception created in this verse ensconces the most sensuous imagery with which I can instantly become one without as much as the least empathy. Such esemplastic snugness brings me a million miles away from bulks of sulks brought by that jerk squatting the oval office.
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Date: 6/8/2018 1:19:00 AM
Love the word usage my love had to yank out my dictionary
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Date: 6/5/2018 3:56:00 PM
The strong feelings of longing and desire can be felt throughout the whole poem, S-1. Who knows...one of these days love could be reciprocated! Regards // paul
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Date: 6/5/2018 3:57:00 PM
...by the way...belated congrats on p.o.t.d.
Date: 6/5/2018 5:13:00 AM
Absolutely mind blowing Si, what a beautiful write. Congratulations on POTD....Maria
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Date: 6/3/2018 10:16:00 AM
Hello Silent One, you have done a great job s poeson this poem. You wrote this poem as Free Verse, I read it as romantic. I have enjoyed reading this poem. Have a nice day my friend.
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Date: 6/2/2018 11:07:00 PM
Utterly romantic! Its always a delight to read your romantic writes!
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Date: 6/1/2018 1:53:00 PM
This is lovely Silent. Congratulations on having it honored as POTD! : )
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Date: 6/1/2018 12:42:00 AM
Simply beautiful...
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Date: 5/30/2018 9:17:00 PM
I'm swept away by this lovely write.
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Date: 5/30/2018 9:52:00 AM
An island beauty...with mesmerizing eyes. Quite the write, Silent One. Infatuation for such a beauty is understandable.
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Date: 5/30/2018 9:50:00 AM
I remember this one well, it was one of your most popular here on the site...remains a top write in my book!
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Date: 5/30/2018 5:33:00 AM
Very beautiful poetry Silent One. You've captured a most certainly ephemeral feeling with amazing description with your masterfully crafted words. Congratulations on POTD!
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Date: 5/29/2018 9:39:00 PM
Every line is simply so splendid and poetic in conveying the sensuous and high flying feelings of infatuation, Silent One. Your last line is such a beautiful and dramatic way to end your romantic poem. Belated congratulations on POTD honors! Warmest wishes.. ~Susan
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Date: 5/29/2018 3:19:00 PM
Your heart is in harmony with your words I can tell, great poetry Silent One. Thanks for sharing
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Date: 5/29/2018 3:26:00 AM
Excellent. Beautifully said. Congrats on POTD. Thanks for sharing it.
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Date: 5/28/2018 9:57:00 PM
Very nice, Silent! Congrats on POTD!
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Date: 5/28/2018 3:18:00 PM
a beautiful soft rendering of a very pure and beautiful love. Thank you for sharing my poetic friend. Elaine
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Date: 5/28/2018 3:00:00 PM
Very lovely verse, SO. I really like the line, "as we sail in composed serenity.." Well done. Didn't know that word - now I do (: Always, Laura
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Date: 5/28/2018 2:36:00 PM
Oh I did not know the word limerence though I think someone had us use it in a contest once. My memory is too short. Elegant writing. I see this got POTD. Congrats to you, Silent One.
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Date: 5/28/2018 10:16:00 AM
Love the way you captured the feeling SO. Sorry for my delay in responding on here. Always enjoy reading your musings ;)
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Date: 5/28/2018 9:11:00 AM
Please accept my belated congratulations on POTD S.O, with this beautifully written poem, a joy to read. :))
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Date: 5/28/2018 7:40:00 AM
An awesome romantic poem depicting what its like to be so attracted to someone that when your alone with them your in a heavenly euphoric state of mind oblivious to your surroundings...Belated congrats on a well deserved POTD Silent One!~Che :)
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Date: 5/28/2018 5:36:00 AM
you described the essence of infatuation solidly, S.O... congrats on your well-deserved POTD!... huggs
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Date: 5/28/2018 4:27:00 AM
Hello Silent One, Congratulations on POTD!! This one is a masterpiece of craftsmanship. Very well-done for sure. Best Wishes, Gary
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