Lauren B Called

(Motown)

Promises


summer nights are coming
the moon told me so
with smiling visions
through its frozen glow
it looked upon the earth
with anticipation
lightened up the dark
so I could see the changes
before returning indoors
to meet its request
I promised an all night
when I needed to wear less
I can almost hear the crickets and the geese evening call
the crackle of a fire,
and the tune of another season's song

Submitted: Monday, March 17, 2014
Edited: Tuesday, March 18, 2014

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