Maya Hanson (mye3)


Power Of Love


What is the power
of love I can’t have
I feel it under my skin

Now I’m making a promise
I may not keep, be warned
This love I can’t have
This love I don’t believe in

What is the power
of things I desire
Temptation is reeling me in

He comes, stands beside me
I don’t dare to hope
for what I hold close to my heart

What is the power
of just you and me
Nothing compared to the world

But I’m aching inside for
this one recollection
of a time that came before

What is the power
of love I can’t have
I feel it under my skin

So many promises, down under
the earth full of hatred
But think…how so many are kept

Submitted: Sunday, February 23, 2014
Edited: Monday, February 24, 2014

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