Treasure Island

Faith Elizabeth Brigham

(May 14,1953 / Pittsburgh, PA)

I Shall Not Wander Far


you know better than anyone
how to entice me
and i am here for you
as surely as the night
turns into day
would knowing that
you've occupied my dreams
tend to disturb you
i dare not tell you all
though i'm not ashamed
to say we sank to heaven
in each others arms

yes, i've loved you to excess
you are my hope, my liking, my life
i adore your eyes
so full of fire
i shall not wander far
forever true for so gentle
a man exists in you and yet
with the slightest touch
of your hand
my pulse goes wild

Submitted: Wednesday, November 09, 2005

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