Frank James Ryan Jr (FjR)

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' Emeralds And Black Diamonds... - Poem by Frank James Ryan Jr (FjR)

Lie down lass, with me, in sage green meadows
Your blouse flouncing open, in the teasing breeze
The meadows, feel so cotton, this time of year
Come lay beside me, and sense my desires.

Open field, honeysuckle....arouses my yen
For passion 'neath th' sparkle by th' mid-noon sun
No clouds abide our scape of choice to pleasure
So, again I ask you lass, come lay beside me.

Come close, love, as these hungry emerald eyes
Beg to stare into your warm, black diamond eyes
Take my hand in bond, I assure you, my lov',
That emeralds and diamonds never fade away.

Topic(s) of this poem: love


Comments about ' Emeralds And Black Diamonds... by Frank James Ryan Jr (FjR)

  • Sylvia Frances Chan (12/2/2018 7:57:00 PM)


    Take my hand in bond, I assure you, my lov',
    That emeralds and diamonds never fade away.....................WOW! Mesmerizing poem, FjR. I know you since Poetfreak and you create still and more..... loveliest, more sensitive....Thank you for introducing and sharing these Emeralds and Black Diamonds...A 10 full vote. To MyPoemList.G.B.U. in Abundance. Amen
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  • Petals Azureblue (11/28/2018 10:30:00 AM)


    The beauty of love and romance exude...
    Tastefully presented that you poet Frank.
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  • Practicing Poetess (11/1/2018 1:21:00 AM)


    This poem had a surprise twist, as we never suspected from the title that Emeralds and Black Diamonds would refer to eyes.
    A lovely and creative work!
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    Frank James Ryan Jr...fjr (11/6/2018 3:56:00 AM)

    Hello, Ms. Practicing Poetess, whose practice has reaped much literary fruit...Thank You for the visit, and your comment. You Rock!

  • (10/9/2018 8:06:00 AM)


    Come close, love, as these hungry emerald eyes
    Beg to stare into your warm, black diamond eyes
    Take my hand in bond, I assure you, my lov',
    (Report) Reply

  • (8/25/2018 1:29:00 PM)


    Can feel the warm love through your words (Report) Reply

    (11/6/2018 3:52:00 AM)

    Sunita, thank you very much for your comment and support!

  • (8/21/2018 9:04:00 PM)


    Very nice. Definitely paints a great picture! (Report) Reply

  • Frank James Ryan Jr...fjr (6/25/2018 8:24:00 AM)


    Thank You, Doctor. I very much appreciate your return visit and support of my work. ~FjR~ (Report) Reply

  • Dr Dillip K Swain (6/16/2018 6:10:00 AM)


    Lovely...lovely poetic expression! A marvelous poem! My pleasure reading it time and again my friend! (10) (Report) Reply

  • (6/3/2018 9:39:00 PM)


    Gggggggggggggggggggg (Report) Reply

    (6/3/2018 11:12:00 PM)

    Whatever this means, I appreciate the visit, and hope that the G stands for Good?

  • Chandan Dey (5/7/2018 3:49:00 PM)


    Brilliantly written. For someone, difficult is it to ignore such a passionate call of love. Thank you very much for sharing this wonderful poem with us. (Report) Reply

    Frank James Ryan Jr...fjr (5/15/2018 9:04:00 PM)

    Thank You, Chanden for your visit to my work and far too generous comments...Very much appreciated.~FjR~

  • (4/13/2018 5:14:00 PM)


    a poem of passion, well penned Frank, enjoyed Alan (Report) Reply

    (5/3/2018 3:04:00 AM)

    Alan...Thanks very much for your visit to my work...it is much appreciated.

  • Subhas Chandra Chakra (4/1/2018 12:36:00 AM)


    Beg to stare into your warm, black diamond eyes
    Take my hand in bond, I assure you, my lov',
    That emeralds and diamonds never fade away.
    A great love poem of the century. Feeling out of words to describe the beauty of this great poem.
    1000++++++++++
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    (5/3/2018 3:02:00 AM)

    Thank You, Subhas for the Read & your kind comment.

  • Dr Dillip K Swain (3/3/2018 4:50:00 PM)


    A great Romantic poem! Enjoyed reading it! While appreciating I vote this sparkling piece of love poem with a perfect 10 (Report) Reply

    (5/3/2018 3:00:00 AM)

    Thank You Doctor for visiting my work and for your generous comment.

  • Frank James Ryan Jr...fjr (2/2/2018 10:32:00 PM)


    A ginormous literary THANK YOU to the Issac E. Young Jr. H.S. and Dewitt Clinton H.S. for choosing my work for study and analysis...A special thanks to Dr. Virgil Dellinger, and Marie St. John for co-ordinating this visit with the schools faculty & in particular, the Literary Arts Dept. at Issac E. Young J.H.S. & the Language Arts Dept. at Dewitt Clinton H.S. Please feel free to visit my work and this site again...Thanks again! Sincerely, Frank J. Ryan, Jr. (Report) Reply

  • Lea- Beima Dorestin (12/10/2017 1:30:00 AM)


    Interesting poem! 😊. (Report) Reply

    Frank James Ryan Jr...fjr (12/10/2017 7:31:00 PM)

    Thank You, Lea!

  • (12/9/2017 8:28:00 AM)


    Always the poem is very interesting sir,.. (Report) Reply

    (12/10/2017 7:31:00 PM)

    Thank You R.M.!

  • Michael Gale (11/28/2017 9:46:00 PM)


    NICE RHYTHMIC MOVEMENTS PUT ON POETICAL DISPLAYS OF GENIUSESTICAL PROWSE! :) THERE WAS IN TEN TIONAL ARTS OF WORDS HERE! :) HOME RUN FRANK! (Report) Reply

    Frank James Ryan Jr...fjr (5/15/2018 9:10:00 PM)

    Hey! Have you heard of that new Bard of Literary Linguistics yet? Goes by the name Jeffrey Michael...Very outspoken...shades of Charles Buckowski with a sprinkling of Edna St. Vincent Millay...except this guy pens his work via Right margin dominance... uva quiller!

    Frank James Ryan Jr...fjr (1/6/2018 2:51:00 AM)

    Merry Christmas & Happy New Year, Michael to you & yours...Let's make this year WRITE!

    Frank James Ryan Jr...fjr (12/10/2017 7:35:00 PM)

    Sir Michael Gale of Vervicious Vernacular, where have you been...colluding with Russia like the rest of us right wings? Give me a shout, ole buddy of a dozen years! Frank

  • (10/22/2017 6:55:00 AM)


    great work done sir have a great time reading it. Truely a masterpiece (Report) Reply

    Frank James Ryan Jr...fjr (11/4/2017 11:46:00 PM)

    Thank you, A.K., for your visit, and generous comment ~FjR~

  • Dawn Novus (10/16/2017 8:20:00 PM)


    Emeralds and diamonds are assured eternal.. Glorious! (Report) Reply

    Frank James Ryan Jr...fjr (11/4/2017 11:53:00 PM)

    Thank You, Loza...your visit and comment are much appreciated ~FjR~

  • (10/7/2017 9:10:00 PM)


    Frank Ryan poet of the year, so wonderfully set. (Report) Reply

    Frank James Ryan Jr...fjr (11/4/2017 11:50:00 PM)

    Poet of The Year, no less! ! ! ...You are far too kind & generous...but don't let me stop you! lol! Thank You, Jim...Much Appreciated ~FjR~

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, November 23, 2006

Poem Edited: Wednesday, August 30, 2017


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