Mandolyn ...


poor perfect pirate


for i am the girl
who stands
on the plank
waiting for your sword
to prod me
gently
towards the pristine sea-
knees buckling
as you tarry

Submitted: Monday, July 14, 2014
Edited: Monday, July 14, 2014

Topic(s): free verse


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  • Captain Cur (7/15/2014 2:12:00 PM)

    Welcome aboard, the Malevolent has a long and sturdy plank.
    Bring a suit. Nice write, loved it! (Report) Reply

  • Natalie Evans (7/14/2014 11:37:00 AM)

    What a desirable little piece! Great imagery! I can picture a storm just passing behind her as she stands on the edge waiting for him to release her. Beautiful! Cheers love (Report) Reply

    Mandolyn ... (7/14/2014 12:59:00 PM)

    Thanks Natalia!

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