Treasure Island

malini kadir

(17th october / Nagapatinam, a coastal port, Tamilnadu, India NOW RESIDING IN TRICHY)

Inch by Inch


Inch by Inch

Inch by inch
I shall impinge
Into your heart
Sure! ! If you have a heart!

Plague you with smiles
Till your cheeks grin still
Freezing your happiness; paramour!
Sure! ! If you have a sense of humour!

I will make you pick your food
With thoughts far away
Over the hills
Sure! ! If you visit my window sills

I will make you dial the number
Never again! Ever again
Your “will” at work in your tall stride!
Sure! ! Ganging up with your pride! !

I will make you dismiss me
From the corners of your mind
Let my smile and open hair waving invite
Sure! ! Make you forget yourself that’s right! !

Inch by inch
Pinch you awake
Put your libido at stake
Sure! Give you a mental shake! !

Take a bet!
I have won you man
The minute you walked through
So sure! Your love turned true! ! !

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~malinikadir

Submitted: Friday, June 12, 2009
Edited: Saturday, February 15, 2014

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  • Malini Kadir (3/14/2014 10:06:00 PM)

    I am grateful to all who have stopped to write a comment.....it feels good to be read and have opinions given... helps to self chisel....ourself.... (Report) Reply

  • Duh Huh (6/13/2009 7:45:00 PM)

    Beautiful, flirtacious and well written. It reads and flows sofly, like a story. Thank you for sharing :) (Report) Reply

  • Lalitha iyer (6/12/2009 2:45:00 AM)

    Beautiful poem, very nicely written..........surpassing words........such rhythmn and style it has. (Report) Reply

  • T McH (6/12/2009 2:23:00 AM)

    I don't believe that love can be forced.... but if anyone could succeed, you sure could with this! t x (Report) Reply

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