What prison of pleasure holds this lover?

I’m lost so lost a prisoner am I
Delighting in the realms that hold me in
Just waiting for a moment to begin
And kiss the things I thought I knew goodbye
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Aware somewhere there rests a hidden key
To every treasure locked up in my mind
The timeless pleasure only lovers find
Beyond a heaven’s star-swept melody
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I see a sea of darkness and despair
A doubtful past which yearns to breath the light
Two arms to trust amid the cold bleak night
To care to share to bear I see it there
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Profound I found her stare held prison’s prize
A passage that laid hidden in her eyes

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  • lovebytes on Aug 3, 2012

    awesome…

  • lauralu on Aug 3, 2012

    Prisoner of love ^_^

  • Jswana on Aug 3, 2012

    This is beautiful. Thanks for sharing :)

  • stevetheblogger on Aug 3, 2012

    Martin those eyes really got me
    Best Wishes
    stevetheblogger

  • ageeinc on Aug 3, 2012

    Very nice work

  • smokychristine on Aug 4, 2012

    yeah, the eyes are magic.

  • Ponorogozone on Aug 4, 2012

    cool martin… thanks for sharing.

  • joanofark on Aug 4, 2012

    I can relate, thank you x

  • manish007 on Aug 4, 2012

    Very nice share….

  • Derdriu on Aug 6, 2012

    Martin, What’s not to like about such a clever, melodic Shakespearean-style sonnet?
    Respectfully, and with many thanks, Derdriu

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