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Dilantha Gunawardana


Midnight Sun


Your beguiling eyes
The midnight sun
That vanquishes every modicum
Of my entrenched melancholia
As my visage succumbs
Spellbound
To your infective effulgence
To surrender
To the forgotten world
Of a voluntary smile

Submitted: Saturday, June 22, 2013
Edited: Friday, July 26, 2013

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