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A Dream Perhaps (poem)

Updated on July 14, 2012

A dream perhaps and yet I was unsure

A scent of flowers stealing me away

My heart repeats the rhythms of allure

My mind’s adrift in soft and silken sway


Her song so sweet and warm soon filled the air

Her passing casting me into her spell

Each pulse a kiss a wonder that she’d share

Each thought a passage wishes she new well


All night she thrilled me filled me with her song

All visions drawn with strokes to live upon

Harsh beats across an ocean something’s wrong

Harsh notion opened eyes and she was gone


A dream perhaps that only heaven knows

Yet on a pillow by my side a rose


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      Patty Kenyon 4 years ago from Ledyard, Connecticut

      Beautifully Done!!!!!!

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      Faith Reaper 4 years ago from southern USA

      Alluring and captivating words, so powerful and beautiful. Great poem from a great poet. Voted Way Up In His Love, Faith Reaper

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      flashmakeit 4 years ago from usa

      You write some very beautiful poetry!

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      Joshua Zerbini 4 years ago from Pennsylvania

      Mhatter99, another beautiful poem, you never fail to shock me with your choice of words!

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      Sueswan 4 years ago

      Hi Mhatter99

      My mind’s adrift in soft and silken sway?

      Your words are like velvet, rich and luxurious

      Voted up and away

      Have a good day. :)

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      snowdrops 4 years ago from The Second Star to the Right

      Mhatter, what a wonderful, beautiful poem.

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      Ann-Christin 4 years ago from UK

      Absolutely beautiful I drifted into your dream reading this poem :)

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      Shining Irish Eyes 4 years ago from Upstate, New York

      Such beauty in your poetry. Is it a dream?

      Wistfully romantic as only you seem to do so well.

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      picklesandrufus 4 years ago from Virginia Beach, Va

      WOW! Filled with romanticism and allure!! Nice piece.

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      Deb Hirt 4 years ago from Stillwater, OK

      One never knows what the power of a dream may be...

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      Ann1Az2 4 years ago from Orange, Texas

      I love the images and the ending is fabulous. Voted up.

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      Ruby Jean Fuller 4 years ago from Southern Illinois

      Oh I love this. You are such a romantic. I love to dream...

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      Milli 4 years ago from USA

      Beautiful poem. Enjoyed reading it.!

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      Movie Master 4 years ago from United Kingdom

      A perfect title for a beautiful poem, loved it and voted up

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