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Trinidad Villafranca


Lust


Lust in silence
Lust defiance

Lust crept in with no warning
Heart unaware of the pain it would shortly bare
Lust without thinking our future slowly sinking

Lust for the words he once said
Lust for the beauty he once saw in her
Lust for simply what was

She begins to imagine someone
who would call her beautiful the way he once did
who would hold her close body to body as they once did
who would tell her she meant the world
who is what he use to be

Lust for simply what was

Submitted: Tuesday, October 02, 2012
Edited: Tuesday, October 02, 2012

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  • Gold Star - 12,331 Points Chinedu Dike (12/21/2014 12:19:00 PM)

    A lovely, well articulated train of thoughts nicely penned to capture romantic longing in the heart. Thanks for sharing and do keep it up. Please read my poem MANDELA - THE IMMORTAL ICON. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 12,331 Points Chinedu Dike (12/21/2014 12:12:00 PM)

    A lovely well articulated train of thoughts nicely penned to capture romantic longing in the heart. Thanks for sharing and do keep it up. Please read my poem MANDELA - THE IMMORTAL ICON. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 264 Points Words' Knight (10/2/2012 5:38:00 PM)

    Nice sparkling poem, full of feeling, and thoughts, good job, and well done.thank you for sharing it with us. (Report) Reply

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