A COLD WINTERS NIGHT By Leokadia Durmaj

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A Cold Winters Night

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Leokadia Durmaj, Australia

A rainbow of dreams is unfolding before my eyes,

Glistening snowflakes cover the earth outside.

Snuggling up on a blanket near a blazing fireplace,

Sipping hot chocolate with melting marshmallows’

Stealing sweet kisses from your soft delicious lips,

Smiling, hugging, being playful, teasing you just a little ~

On this beautiful cold winters night,

A picturesque dream unfolds outside.

There is a stillness that only time sets free,

As snowflakes tumble to the ground beneath,

I see a glow of shimmering colours reflecting;

Creating magic, just like a rainbow in all our dreams

Winter’s dreams can be lonely and still ~

Thou promise of love evolving, radiates warmth within.

The taste of pleasures in the rising flame ablaze,

Can lay witness to more treasures lost in passions embrace ~

Locked within my breath, I sigh at the night’s sweet invite,

Beneath all the heavenly stars; here I rest in your arms tonight.

Copyright ©7th December 2010

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ROBERTHEWETTSR 5 years ago from Louisville, Kentucky Author

Thanks Lee for posting this beautiful romantic poem on my hubsite. Bob


Leokadia Durmaj 4 years ago

Bob you have been my mentor in poetry I thank you for all your help and your friendship over the years. Merry Christmas! Lee


Lynne M. Cullen 4 years ago

Lee no one is going to be frosty after reading this beautiful dreamy poem......Choice I tell you!......:)warmly, Lynne


Leokadia Durmaj 4 years ago

Thank you sincerely for your lovely comment Lynne, you brought a smile to my face, my aim is to bring some warmth to a cold winters night. I am so blessed to have your friendship. Merry Christmas! Love, Lee


Nancy Adair Childers 4 years ago

LEE, what a charming delightful poem.

It warms my heart and soul with your

sweet words of comfort.

Blessings for a happy warm night.

hugs,

Nancy


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poetryalliance 4 years ago from Scarborough UK. Puerto De La Cruz Tenerife

wonderful Lee thank you for sharing ... Pat xxx


Ruth Thomas 4 years ago

Beautiful, sparkling imagery..Lee...along with such warmth of spirit, makes for a very lovely reading. Your poetry is always so visual and so nice to read! Love and hugs sent your way, Ruth


Erich J Goller 4 years ago

That's a beautiful and very romantic winter night Lee, very visual, well written,I enjoyed reading it, thanks for sharing it.Blessings.Hugs!Erich


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Senoritaa 4 years ago

Beautiful. Loved the part with the hot chocolate and melting marshmallows. Yummy!


Leokadia Durmaj 4 years ago

Nancy, Pat, Ruth and Erich, Our spirits unite in the things we hold dear, we share laughter and sometimes even a tear, every special moment I will cherish forever. With all my love, I thank you dear friends ~ a gift I treasure.

Sending blessings always, Lee


Gillian 4 years ago

Your poems always transport me to another place. I was enjoying laying on the blanket in front of a blazing fireplace and I was looking forward to the promise that the most magical winter's night would bring.


Leokadia Durmaj 4 years ago

Wow, I am impressed, thank you dear friend for the magic you create in my life through your friendship, smile and the happiness you bring to everyone you meet. Blessings and love I send to you and yours for a very Merry Christmas, Lee


Joseph S. Spence, Sr. 4 years ago

Great job! I like the imagery. Have a Merry Christmas and a blessed 2012.

Blessings always,

Joseph


Leokadia Durmaj 4 years ago

Thank you Joseph for your lovely wishes and comment.... Sending blessings and love for a very Merry Christmas and a Happy and safe of New Year, Lee


Leokadia Durmaj 4 years ago

Thank you Senoritaa for your lovely comment, I do agree with you it is yummy melting marshmallows and drinking hot chocolate, smile! Sending blessings to you for a wonderful Christmas.... Lee


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phdast7 4 years ago from Atlanta, Georgia

Lovely poem, wonderful images. Oh, how I wish it were snowing now. Have a Merry Christmas and Blessed New Year.


Leokadia Durmaj 4 years ago

Thank you phdast7 for your lovely comment. Wishing you a very Merry Christmas and a safe and happy New Year. May your wish for snow comes true....

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