Jeff Gangwer

Rookie - 209 Points (September 23,1984 / Hood River, Oregon)

I...Can Hardly Stand Her Beauty


I look and I see...
...and can hardly stand her beauty

It's a beauty—
And humanity—

That disparages most—
A beauty that frustrates me—

A beauty that moves me—
From here...

...to there—
Or anywhere I'm needed

It's a beauty to match the heart—
Warm and inviting

And even if (or when) it fades...
...my love will not

Submitted: Monday, July 07, 2014

Topic of this poem: love


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