Gert Strydom

Veteran Poet - 1,408 Points (03 April 1964 / Johannesburg, South Africa)

Tonight your eyes sparkle (cavatina)


Tonight your eyes sparkle like constellations
of yellow stars,
while a strange kind of magic is around.
Away from wars
of domestic mangling, calling duties,
not a thing mars
this perfect night as you smile in delight,
while you are lovely and kiss you I might.

Submitted: Wednesday, July 31, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, July 31, 2013

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