Breathless

Let’s make a pact
let these shadows hold us
swaddled in secrecy
and breathing quickly
I see you draw in close to me
sense those lips loosening
my foundation questioning
the forcefield of your sly grin
and the delicacy of those fingers
upon me
exploring

Let’s make a pact
let this moment be our blueprint
to not accept a fading
or a softening of this urgency
I feel that magnetic pull strengthening
see the bond between us as pure light
drawing my every cell back into you
the atmosphere of your swelling heartbeat
and the longing in those murmurs
you’re whispering
expressing

Let’s make a pact
as these shadows hold us
close the night in around and bury us
breathless
breathless and beating hard…

 

(Jan 2015)

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Martin Elder

Mon 29th Jul 2019 09:34

I love that opening line at each stanza , it really draws the reader in to the rest of the piece. Such intensity. beautiful

Nice one Tom

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keith jeffries

Sun 28th Jul 2019 20:53

Tom,

A poem of heated passion in a moment of time, well caught in its intensity and sensuality. Sadly blue prints become old and faded but your optimism in this well crafted poem brings hope. I enjoyed this and thank you

Keith

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