This Stairway (poem)

These tiers to my hopes and delight

This stairway which leads to you

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Together the stars it would seem

Now heighten this path to my dream

This stairway which leads to you

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The moments which we spent apart

My footsteps now redeem my heart

With oceans of kisses in view

This stairway which leads to you

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Excited of evening I planned

The world is all ours to command

Devoted to touch of your hand

There’s nothing which I wouldn’t do

This stairway which leads to you

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With visions of you in my sight

Rich fantasies in me ignite

The promise of pleasure incite

A spell from the moon waits our flight

The climb which makes all this come true

This stairway which leads to you

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They never seemed this long before

I never once felt such a chore

Not tears but sweat which I pour

On footsteps which lead to your door

What happened to the love of lore

In time they would show what is true

This stairway which leads to you

Comments 10 comments

DJ Anderson 2 years ago

Intriguing words of love's mystery.

Entertaining thoughts of the progression of love's path.

Good work, here.

Happy holidays, Martin.

DJ.


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annart 2 years ago from SW England

Great analogy! The path of true love never runs smooth!

Merry Christmas & a happy new year to you & yours. Ann


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Anumaha 2 years ago from Nepal

what a beautiful poem...this poem really speaks out the flow of truth about LOVE...

Loved it :)


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ImKarn23 2 years ago

this is just kinda BRILLIANT!

love how you play with words, sentences, verses..

Great poem, M..

sharing


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old albion 2 years ago from Lancashire. England.

A delightful poem. your video says it all. Well done.

Graham.


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BlossomSB 2 years ago from Victoria, Australia

The ups and downs of love. Great poem, Martin.


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CMCastro 2 years ago from Baltimore,MD USA

Personifying the staircase of life's experiences. Brilliant!


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vkwok 2 years ago from Hawaii

A brilliant piece, Martin! I hope you have a happy holiday!


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Gypsy Rose Lee 2 years ago from Riga, Latvia

Voted up and awesome. Loved this and passing it on.


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aviannovice 2 years ago from Stillwater, OK

Beautifully done on your personal stairway to heaven.

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