doug bentley

Rookie - 267 Points (11/25/51 / Edmonton, Canada)

Sonnet 02 - Poem by doug bentley

my mind's eye from outer eye remove.
make senseless the argument of sense
that beauty not subject to sense prove
nor object to time that takes you hence.

then, mind from eye withdrawn,
in dark, sense may shine bright
and mind itself your beauty form,
forming mind to your illuminate.

but not thought's sense to hear
nor sense of mind in sense feel,
dimensional sight and intelligent ear
bereft of mind from mind would reel.

no war between your feature and form
exists except in eye - that does harm.

Topic(s) of this poem: beauty

Comments about Sonnet 02 by doug bentley

  • Valerie Dohren (4/18/2012 8:16:00 AM)

    Excellent work - the innner eye v. the physical. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, April 15, 2012

Poem Edited: Thursday, December 4, 2014

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