Treasure Island

Maia Padua

(Virgo / City of Gentle People)

And I Love You So


Fathom me not with what I say
Or what I do
But on words that you can read
As my eyes stare at you

Weigh me not with things I failed to give,
But with memories I left as I go.
Not with the music I share and sing,
But my melody out of broken string

As lucid dreams in my eyes revealed
A promise of something you may never know
Words my lips left unuttered
But all those in my eyes and lips show

You might not hear and felt those words
As my actions failed to show
But my heart did sing your songs
What your heart needed to know
“And I love you so.”

Submitted: Thursday, December 05, 2013
Edited: Thursday, December 05, 2013
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