A poem written for Romantic Monday ~ thank you again, EH, for the inspiration.
As dusk envelops the clear blue sky, and stars begin to shine,
The pale moon glow and the black of night, give heed to the ebb of time.
A sense of urgency, a passionate kiss, lead inhibitions to take flight,
Our eyes are locked, I’m in your arms and I’m eager to spend the night.
The lights grow dim, the air is electric, you take me by the hand,
Without a word I follow, mind and body understand.
My heart beats rapidly as I begin to feel your hot breath close to my ear,
My legs weaken, I fall to the bed, I draw you to be near.
Bodies intertwine under a blanket of heat and the dusk gives way to dark,
Passion churns and hunger flames, causing energies to spark.
The sense of desire, the animal need, the cries of pleasure and pain,
The intensity ends, we lay spent, I’m cloaked in your arms once again.
As I fall into sleep full of dreams and desire, I feel you close to my skin,
Your breathing is heavy, your mind is at rest, and a contented feeling is within.
The night quickly passes to the breaking of dawn and together we welcome the day,
I awake in your arms, to the warmth of your kiss, and it’s there I want to stay.