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Iris Rain


Why do I love you?


You ask me why do I care?
You said you don’t understand
Why when the world is spiraling out of our control
I would still trust in you

How do I explain love?
How do I make you understand?

That love has no reason
And feeling has no sense

I could give you a million reasons why I love you
I could tell you a million times that I do

I could tell you I love you because of how your smile warm me in a room full of strangers when we first met

I could tell you that I love you because of how you always find me in a crowd immediately, when I was lost in a sea of people

I could tell you that I love you because of how your eyes rest so softly and intently on me whenever you thought I wasn’t looking

But it wouldn’t make any difference,
because it wouldn’t change the only reason that matters to me

I love you just because you are you.


4 - 'MNFH'

Submitted: Sunday, May 23, 2010
Edited: Monday, May 24, 2010

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