Uriah Hamilton

Lost Again In Separate Jungles - Poem by Uriah Hamilton

You are a beautiful woman in a room of candles,
The aroma of jasmine drifts from the terrace,
I’ll sleep with you beneath the stars
And I’ll unlatch the shoes from your feet,
There is no place upon your small body
I would ever consider too undignified to kiss.

Loneliness has been the dark lens
Coloring your perceptions,
You have left your prayers unspoken
In loveless childhood sanctuaries
Violated by the cruel
Who taught you through violence and abuse
You can only trust yourself.

It is understood, I can’t keep you,
You have no desire for a second husband,
Even the most pleasing lovers can become brutes,
But for now I will romance your mind
And learn to delicately touch your mouth,
And you will remember me later
When we are both lost again in separate jungles.

Comments about Lost Again In Separate Jungles by Uriah Hamilton

  • (12/29/2005 10:40:00 PM)

    This is absolutely divine!

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  • (9/16/2005 10:11:00 PM)

    an amazing poem, i must tell you. to treat a woman so delicately would be the greatest thing. (Report) Reply

  • (9/16/2005 5:46:00 PM)

    Uriah, you have certainly been visited by the muse lately. Your poems are richer, more controlled, and lovely. Keep on keeping on (oh my gosh, another cliche!) Good work.

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  • (9/16/2005 5:00:00 PM)

    Great title, great poem Uriah. This is very well done again and ought to be read to some of the tough guys, the brawnies.
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  • (9/16/2005 11:49:00 AM)

    The tenderness is so beautiful here Uriah. So nice. Sincerely, Mary (Report) Reply

  • (9/16/2005 11:40:00 AM)

    Very sensual.....nice :) (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, September 16, 2005

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