David McLansky

Rookie - 436 Points (5/24/1944 / New York City)

Scratches Of A Pen


Breathless in the face of you
eyes widened for effect
I lose a moment of eternity
with each ticking of the clock

languid in your bathrobe pose
nightgowned white beneath
the knitted filigree of the too soft cotton
drives me mad with ecstasy

Submitted: Monday, March 24, 2014
Edited: Monday, March 24, 2014

Topic of this poem: love


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