Gert Strydom

Veteran Poet - 1,498 Points (03 April 1964 / Johannesburg, South Africa)

How do I yearn


How do I yearn
to embrace you for moments,
to catch the fragrance of your perfume
and this impression
of how your fingers sometimes cling around mine,
is part of the great longing
of your sunray-looks
that I want to preserve in my memories of you.

Submitted: Friday, April 12, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, October 08, 2013

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