Treasure Island

Lagaya Evans

(Tennessee)

Oh, Young Love Of My Life


Oh, young love of my life
I didn't expect you so soon
To come in like a roaring lion
Under the watchful eye of the moon

I was content with not knowing
This over powering that draws me near
I don't know when to speak
I'm still learning when to hear

My heart has spoken loudly
Defying my choice to keep quiet
For so long I'd rendered useless
As my heart slept in the night

You are still but a child
As I fear I am also
How can love but take us
As if our hearts seem so old

Love will give you ample time
To prove that it is real
Oh, young love of my life
Could it be love that we feel

Submitted: Sunday, April 02, 2006

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