Robert Rorabeck Poems
|6801.||The Golden Rule||12/24/2009|
|6804.||A Single Kiss||7/14/2008|
|6806.||Eating Pie Haiku||12/3/2009|
|6807.||On The Cattle Drive||10/9/2009|
|6808.||Like A Promise||8/18/2010|
|6809.||To The Sport's Loneliness||6/6/2013|
|6810.||From The Fairgrounds||11/12/2011|
|6812.||A Flower In The Rain||2/1/2006|
|6813.||Wh Auden’s Ode To Lord Byron’s Ode To Bukowski||8/8/2009|
|6814.||The Pretty, Pretty City||9/25/2009|
|6816.||The Back Nine||3/18/2008|
|6817.||Girls, Girls, Girls||9/7/2009|
|6818.||Romeo And Juliet's Wedding Vows||2/6/2012|
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Romeo And Juliet's Wedding Vows
I will be thy chased rose and take thy name.
My heart will continue drumming its love for you the same;
And though thy mother and father mean nothing to me—
You are the sun rising over the bosom of my heart’s sea.
I will go with you hand in young hand
And be like your shadow roaming with you across the land.
In your eyes I see the myriad truths of my own soul
A kaleidoscope of sea shells in a pretty bowl—
To you, my love, I will always be true—
And that is why I say that I do—
To think that the very sun I saw last night should so ...
The Sparks Of The Show
How deeply can I explore the dungeons
Residing in my children:
The battlements manned by mice
that coronate their exuberent, tiny minds:
Diving into the coral reefs of their souls,
And those spots that have gathered beauty over the warring everglades,
How deeeply can I explore them
Before I am too old, '