Treasure Island

Mark Heathcote

(22/03/66 / Manchester)

What is this love?


What is this love?
That is just a reflection of our neurosis?
I am a thorn. You are my queen of roses.
I am a dandelion-clock you are my flower.

Ageless you have been my bedrock
I yearned to set seed laugh and lay by you.

I am a ship yearning to drop anchor
What is this love? But a lose patch of sail.
Flapping in sorrow in misery for you…
Beloved don't fail me now, I am yours.

Submitted: Sunday, July 13, 2014

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