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' While You Were Asleep { Ariels Wake}

Rating: 4.7
I watch you as you sleep,
Feel a warming breeze pass your cold, still lips;
An essence of florals, and my eyes affix,
On the bleeding heart draped upon your silk, blue gown.

A string of pearl rosaries intertwine alabaster fingers;
The Crucifix looks down on you with venerating passion;
A single ivory rose finds peace beside your breast;
Reminds me of the one you pressed in that paperback of Poe.
And, oh, those abhorrent catty-cornered torchere lamps,
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Sunday, November 18, 2012
Topic(s) of this poem: passion
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COMMENTS
HB Rita 04 April 2019
Heart touching writing. While reading this, I visualize how we eventually will lie in eternal sleep.......
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Dr Dillip K Swain 19 January 2018
The powerful facets of love are immaculately expressed! My favorite lines: Come close, love, as these hungry emerald eyes/Beg to stare into your warm, black diamond eyes…A great piece of poetry!
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Sylvia Frances Chan 02 December 2018
THIS MUST BE FOR THE POEM: Emeralds And Black Diamonds...and not here. Thank you.
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Robert Cardozza 18 October 2017
Woooooooooooooooooow! That's all I can think of saying aside from this being one of the best poems I have ever read. Wish I wrote....never could, so I just read a lot & comment a little. Always loved poetry &You are masterful
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T.O....What a pleasant surprise! Message me & keep in touch...Thank You for the visit & comment!
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* Sunprincess * 01 August 2015
.....a most beautiful and exquisite piece of writing, the scene is painted perfectly with poignancy and love.. ....to lose one most dear, is one of life's most saddest of days....was the loss of my mother (my best friend) , which was the worst day of my life, a heartbreak I will never get over...thank you dear friend for sharing this extraordinary work of art ?
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***Welcome Summer semester class & soon to be grads from Empire College of upstate N.Y. Thank You for choosing my work for your Literary 3 study project. Earlier in the week, I was in contact with your Literary Arts Dept, and they agreed with my recommendations as to what pieces might be most supportive to your research and report.Good Luck on your projects...A+'s and nothing less! ! ! Frank James Ryan, Jr
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Welcome to all Summer semester students from Empire College of upstate N.Y. Thank You for choosing my work for your Literary 3 study project. Earlier in the week, I was in contact with your Literary Arts Dept, and they agreed with my recommendations as to what pieces might be most supportive to your research and report.Good Luck on your projects...A+'s and nothing less! ! ! Frank James Ryan, Jr
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Hello, and Welcome Summer semester class & soon to be grads from Empire College of upstate N.Y. Thank You for choosing my work for your Literary 3 study project. Earlier in the week, I was in contact with your Literary Arts Dept, and they agreed with my recommendations as to what pieces might be most supportive to your research and report.Good Luck on your projects...A+'s and nothing less! ! ! Frank James Ryan, Jr
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`Welcome Summer semester class & soon to be grads from Empire College of upstate N.Y. Thank You for choosing my work for your Literary 3 study project. Earlier in the week, I was in contact with your Literary Arts Dept. and they agreed with my recommendations as to what pieces might be most supportive to your research and report. Good Luck on your projects...A+'s and nothing less! ! ! Frank James Ryan, Jr.
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So deeply sad and encompassing grief, touching heart and soul - and reading this presents us with a portrait of how we ourselves will eventually lie in sleep -eternal sleep.
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