Merrill Auguste

Rookie (Trinidad & Tobago)

Spellbound


Perfection upon your gleaming eyes
Stare into my soul, sphere of dreams
Leaving the Brotherhood’s Sword
And Shield, boundless thy tears stream

Alas! In the distant mist my haven
A faint candle light frame would reveal
A warrior’s path to perfection sought
Unmasking a shadow of a maiden so real

Breathless uncertainty stood before
Your door, a face once striking
Veiled in grief, your arms soon to restore
Greeting stood in grace, words so inviting

Spellbound entwined by your beauty
Thus the melody of your voice
Doth a song bird seek sanctuary?
Enchantment, befall me no choice

Drunken by Celtic love I stagger
Unto your bosom, sunken face
Anterior world’s tempest blood
In you, I found my place

Submitted: Thursday, January 16, 2014
Edited: Thursday, January 16, 2014
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