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Kim van Breda

Rookie (1 February / Cape Town/ South Africa)

Underwater Contours


' Underwater Contours”

Curves and contours testify
The mirror never tells a lie
Bathroom scale the confirmation
Body toning contemplation

Sub-aqua training fitness enhances
Submerged serenity with sparkling nuances
Gliding fulfilment and dissociation
Flooding the senses- underwater salvation

Upward blue curves denting the side
Stark white lines indicate and divide
Soft, silky, satin water caressing the skin
Breathing awareness deep from within

A swimmers experience provides compromise
Muscles respond as minds liberalise
Curves and contours deep below and submerged
Underwater encounters float boundless, resurged


Kim van Breda—February 2013

Submitted: Thursday, April 04, 2013
Edited: Friday, October 11, 2013
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Inspired by my love of swimming and water

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