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Dilantha Gunawardana


Envy


Juxtaposed lips
Sculpted of sugar
About to caramelize
In a concoction of bliss

Your nightingale voice
Whispering sordid words
As I am seduced by
Your tempestuous pillow talk

Then as my lips summon God........
Camouflaged in a gentle moan

I can softly make out
God's sinful eyes
Gazing.....

Veiled in peridot green....

Submitted: Tuesday, July 09, 2013
Edited: Friday, July 12, 2013

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