Friday, 23 March 2012
YOU'RE THERE - SOMEWHERE
You're There - Somewhere
I look beyond your wintry world to find a glimpse of you.
Your eyes are as black as the black marks on the trees.
The clear chill in the air is your breath on my skin. I let it seep beneath my
I try in my mind to entice you out and for a moment I can see you in front of me-
looking down at me with those black eyes.
I don't dare open my eyes not if I want to hang on to you.
I hear a rustle of dried leaves on the trees. It's like you've whispered something in
I try to touch your face and it's like touching fresh snow. I can't help it-I open my eyes.
For a fleeting moment-we really are face to face but then you made me blink.
My eyes search through the trees but you are gone. The wind stirs the snow around my
I bend down and pick up a frosted white rose. It sparkles in the sun. I'm careful with it.
Sharp thorns as clear as ice warn me about you.
But you know I will look for you again because I know you're there-always.
Your cold wraps around me protectively.
My cheeks are red from your kisses.
Until next time my love.