Treasure Island

Marjorie DeBol DeFazio

(March 29,1933 / Detroit, Michigan)

Takeback


I take it all back
I wanted to say
It was momentary, meaningless
You don't dance this dance
How can I
Feel this way
Cry at the beauty of a fall flower
Marvel at your intellect
Wonder at your sense of the ordinary
Laugh with you at some mistake, yours or ours
When you don't dance this dance of love

September 19,1996

Submitted: Sunday, January 20, 2008
Edited: Monday, April 20, 2009

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