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Read Poems by DAVID IRBY

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Love's Reflection

I see the reflection
of love's waters 
in her soft blue eyes.

I smile.

I stare ever deeper 
and find my gaze afloat
on glistening pools 
of passion.

My mind swims.

I fight against 
the rushing
currents of her
raging soul.
myself to its

And I drown.

Copyright © DAVID IRBY | Year Posted 2016


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  1. Date: 7/25/2016 1:20:00 AM

    DAVID, enjoyed reading your poem today. ,Thank you for sharing your words. Hope to see you post again.... *SKAT*