Treasure Island

Empath In flames

(29.08.1985 / Australia)

[Lust vs. Desire]


I look over my shoulder,
I see this Smile,
I hunger for.
She looks deep within my soul.
Ecstasy my body reads.
She walks away, stops… then stares to inspect me.
Does she want me to follow?
I would walk on glass shards to reach for her.
As my bloody footprints are left behind.

The further I travel,
The darker the world becomes.
My confidence soars,
Like an unwritten note of love.
I can see her shadow…

I walk towards her, as she kisses me
I can feel the coldness on her lips.
Her breath shutter’s as her eyes tun to midnight.
Our bodies entwined,
By a vigorous energy of a heated passion.
As she bites my lower lip, and cuts my back.
With her black finger nails.

I can smell death in her hair.
The pain is so sensual,
As she digs her teeth deep in my neck,
She asks If I wish to live…
Immortally in her arms.
She slowly drains me.
As I slowly fade,
I tell her in my weakest breath.

“I want to die for you, ”

“So I can live again…
Only knowing you”

Now it is I who lust’s, for the taste of blood.
While she desires for me.

~Empath~

Submitted: Saturday, February 16, 2008
Edited: Saturday, March 15, 2008

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