Treasure Island

Lilyann Monahan

(2-10-68 / Miami)

Passion


Passion was my sheer delight, with One man who took a flight.
Somewhere that I do not know, and yet my juices still do flow.

I saw a glimpse of heaven above, blindly seeing, defining love.
This mans eyes clearly given, for me to drown in, with all forgiven.
When he said my name, a fire broke out, the embers burning in my womb, no doubt.
That fire seething from deep inside, relentlessly holds the tears I've cried.

Submitted: Saturday, October 12, 2013
Edited: Friday, October 25, 2013

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I wrote this about a relationship I consider, my one true love.

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  • Brian Skyers (10/17/2013 4:27:00 PM)

    A very touching poem..so direct. says it all. it is better to have loved and lost.....thnx. (Report) Reply

  • Roseann Shawiak (10/13/2013 3:48:00 PM)

    Another very intense and good poem. Getting a glimpse of heaven and then relentlessly crying - very emotional, touched my heart. Thank you for sharing. RoseAnn (Report) Reply

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