Orlando Belo Poems
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A Tremor In My Heart
I was talking with some friends,
when you appeared out of the blue.
My voice failed in mid-sentence,
at the first sight of you.
When you turned and looked at me,
a tremor in my heart took place.
My heart raced and began thumping.
I saw my dreams in your face.
Your next glance brought with it a smile,
which immediately captured me.
My friends saw the effect you were having,
but you were all I could see.
I apologised for stopping in mid-sentence,
but I had become completely mesmerised.
My friends laughed, jeered and taunted me,
The Missing Eighth Floor
For the last nine days my partner and I have been staying at this eight floor hotel.
It's four star plus rated, with an inside swimming pool, spa, and gym.
Staying on the top floor gives a great view of the outside pools and sea,
along with the palm trees, gardens, and sandy beaches, this is the place to be.
The reception, lobby, and the two elevators make our stay here most enjoyable,
but today something happened that left me feeling unsettled and disconnected.
As usual as I went from