Treasure Island

Scott Stanley Davis

(Indianapolis, Indiana)

In the Arms of Love

There abides nothing so sweeter, that can never be measured in a meter, than a love that sweeps you off your feet, and floats you above the streets, A love among a man and a woman, when both have gone through a few years of blood, and from sweat and from tears? from a life time of toil, of things that may have spoiled it and given wings, that it may have never, ever been seen; But there it is, a love that sweeps you off your feet, and floats you above the streets, and sends you into the clouds, where there is no storms no rain and nothing else to gain, but its kindness, sweetness and gentleness and rest; To lay in its arms to feel so soft and warm, to be so comforted is much more, than a million dollars from a Harvard scholar; it can come from someone with a dimple or a pimple or even can come from rip van winkle, Arms of love is much more than I am saying or conveying, and it will free you from fear and keep you near in its warmth and in its strength, it is much more than a hug when your held in the arms of love.

Submitted: Sunday, September 08, 2013
Edited: Monday, September 09, 2013
Listen to this poem:

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (In the Arms of Love by Scott Stanley Davis )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

Top Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  9. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou
  10. Invictus
    William Ernest Henley Updates

New Poems

  1. Out of Jouissance II, Ali Ashjaee
  2. Out of Jouissance I, Ali Ashjaee
  3. An Ode to Madness, Ali Ashjaee
  4. TANYA ROSENBILT FUCKS ISRAELI, alexander opicho
  5. Secret, Ruth Manning-Sanders
  6. Inspirations, Ruth Manning-Sanders
  7. Pity, Ruth Manning-Sanders
  8. Witch, Ruth Manning-Sanders
  9. Measures Of Anticipation, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  10. The Yellowhammer, Ruth Manning-Sanders

Poem of the Day

poet William Wordsworth


I AM not One who much or oft delight
To season my fireside with personal talk.--
Of friends, who live within an easy walk,
Or neighbours, daily, weekly, in my sight:
...... Read complete »

[Hata Bildir]