Rick Elpers

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A Call At Midnight


She waits for the clock
As I wait too
Nervous, excited, shy and open 
We both revel in the corespondent
Nature of our lives, now that
Details familiarize each to each
My breath is quick and must be relaxed
Deep and loving
For first impressions leave their mark
I desire to be calm and cool
Intelligent and compassionate
I hope I can.

Submitted: Tuesday, August 07, 2012
Edited: Wednesday, August 08, 2012

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