Treasure Island

Marcus McKinley

(EARTH)

When the snow melts what does it become?


The embodiment of tranquility
Warming in the sun
striding toward perfection
like lovers on the run

a memory of winter days
reflecting thoughts of you
glistening on blades of grass
new like morning dew

a refreshing pool of yearning thoughts
in a glass lifted to soft lip
a toast to your inner beauty
waiting to be sipped

Submitted: Monday, October 21, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, October 22, 2013

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