Justin Reamer

Freshman - 967 Points (2 October 1993 / Holland, Michigan)

The Modest Smile - Poem by Justin Reamer

I see you in the morning,
Conversing happily,
It is no wonder why you are blessed,
Since I act so snappily.

I see you as gregarious,
Talking with your friends,
I see you happy,
As you always will be,
Until the very end.

When you look at me,
You give me a modest smile,
But all I can is look at you,
And enjoy you all the while.

When I notice the details,
In your delicate face,
I see heaven's light,
When I see your smile,
I see the angels' might.

I notice your long dark hair,
Going down your shoulders,
As delicate as you may seem,
You may just move boulders.

I notice your deep brown eyes,
For they never shimmer,
For they are lively and ablaze,
They are never yet the dimmer.

I notice your cheeks of rosy red,
For they are as bright as the sun,
I never knew what to expect,
Except that they are one.

I notice your long lashes,
Lashes of pure joy,
I could say nevermore,
That I shan't be coy.

I notice your shining aura,
An aura of nature's love,
I notice that it lasts forever,
'Tis as sweet as a dove.

I notice your incorruptible heart,
'Tis a heart of gold,
The always spoke of someone,
Who loved until they got old.

I notice your pure soul,
A soul not meant for sin,
A soul that rejoices,
That leaves a big, wide grin.

I notice your optimism,
A positive mindset that never falters,
It thinks of the plus sides,
And never, ever alters.

I notice you kindness,
For you love your enemies, too,
For your mother always told you,
To tine ownself, be true.

I notice your intellect,
Smartness as it seems,
For wisdom came along with it,
When I see your sheen.

I see your passion,
For everyone who loves,
And you love everyone,
Who is as graceful as a dove.

I see as a work of God,
One who's never tainted,
I see you as an angel,
One who's never fainted.

You will be rewarded,
With your modesty,
We know humility,
Is the best thing we shall be.

Poet's Notes about The Poem

This is another poem from 'State of Harmony.' I hope you enjoy it. Feel free to comment.

Comments about The Modest Smile by Justin Reamer

  • Dylan Dowrick (8/7/2012 7:58:00 AM)

    nice, good words but sort of a simple rhyme and choppy rhythym. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, August 7, 2012

Poem Edited: Tuesday, August 7, 2012

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