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K. Jared Hosein

(1986 / Trinidad and Tobago, West Indies.)

(Love) September Girl


All I want to breathe is your hair,
The mocha delight of the skin that you wear.
I want you to be the light on the dark side of me,
The sun rays upon my snow
And the blue jays that soar free.

The light that flickers in my iris is for you,
The smile curved on lips,
The blush on my cheek, that gentle hue
Is for no one but you.
I want the sonata of your voice
To lull me to sleep each night,
To the moonlit river to tomorrow, awakening to your celestial sight.

The September wind being as gentle as the kisses we share,
September skies that I will paint for you each year.
You are my lily pads in the reflection of the lake,
September waters from my moonlit river,
Dawning of a September wake.

My firelight circle of hope
Emanating in embers alit in the September rain.
My September carousel of white horses keeps turning,
All my soul within me burning
For you.
My sainted angel for whom angels give envy.

Flirt and flutter around my September moon.
I'm sick of the other months in this world,
So flirt and flutter to me soon,
My September girl.

Submitted: Thursday, March 02, 2006
Edited: Sunday, August 27, 2006

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  • Ernestine Northover (3/2/2006 3:18:00 PM)

    Beautifully constructed K Jared. A lovely flowing example of love for another human being. A pleasure to read. Love Ernestine XXX (Report) Reply

  • Amberlee Spurling (3/2/2006 3:00:00 PM)

    Very interesting....but i once thought that..dont keep your day job...there lost behind their own eyes sweetie..remember that (Report) Reply

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