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Read Poems by Carolina Yankee

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The First Time

Last night was the first time
we stayed together
tenderly exploring delicate new beginnings
and I woke this morning to singing birds
but feeling frightened
and fragile
Then you opened your eyes and smiled

Copyright © Carolina Yankee | Year Posted 2014


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  1. Date: 7/5/2015 9:50:00 PM

    Carolina* I enjoyed reading this poem, Thank you for sharing. Always & Forever ~LINDA~
  1. Date: 2/2/2014 12:16:00 PM

    Hi Carolina: I'm glad you were reassured with a smile. Good write. My compliments.
  1. Date: 2/2/2014 12:15:00 PM

    Hi Carolina: I'm glad you were reassured with a smile. Good write. My compliments.
  1. Date: 2/2/2014 8:44:00 AM

    - Lovely written, Carolina !!! - oxox // Anne-Lise :)
  1. Date: 2/1/2014 6:37:00 AM

    very sweet.....