Alice Baudoin

A Beautiful Present

A beautiful present we were
Crafted in evening rain
And shattering beauty

A beautiful present we were
What a mystical time
You have filled me with

April magnolias, words of love,
African autumn tea
And fingertips touching verses in the remote library

A beautiful present so white
Near the lightness of the Virgin's statue
Gracefully rising above waters

So red over the river catching the reflection
Of the evening bricks
Like a glittering blood

Oh how I long for that beautiful present
Overflowing our nights
With each other

Topic(s) of this poem: love

Poem Submitted: Tuesday, January 5, 2016
Poem Edited: Thursday, January 4, 2018

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Comments about A Beautiful Present by Alice Baudoin

  • Manonton Dalan (1/10/2016 11:39:00 AM)

    lovely when nature
    catch your eyes
    and won't let go...your lips
    start to move to symphony
    than cradle your heart
    - happy-

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