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Gert Strydom

Freshman - 1,209 Points (03 April 1964 / Johannesburg, South Africa)

In The Moonlight False Bay Looks Untouched


In the moonlight False Bay looks untouched
still the sweeping water is ice-cold,
in love we are obsessed with each other
and at times our feelings feel age old
as if in our own self-preservation
we do continually reincarnate, know each other
in a great and magical simplicity
(something that I cannot properly write down)
maybe out of a mythological recipe
in which our true love does recreate itself.

Submitted: Monday, July 21, 2014
Edited: Monday, July 21, 2014

Topic of this poem: love


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