Treasure Island

Ina SchrodersZeeders

(West Terschelling)

Summer Near the Sea


The way you were then, the way you are
I see you both times now
The silent evenings near the sea
where my skin embraces
the moist salty air
I have been waiting for you all my life
while you where actually here
so near
A husband and a wife
and now, as you will always be
the one whose trusted voice,
your timbre, sounds so good to me
I know that the way you move away my hair,
the breeze will just make it a chaotic mess again
but this gesture and your touch
is what I have been waiting for
Not too long
Not too much
Not in vain
We still are one
together
like the way we were
way back then

Submitted: Thursday, July 21, 2011
Edited: Friday, July 22, 2011

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