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In My Sleep ~ a Poem

Updated on May 30, 2013
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In My Sleep

In my sleep, like a river my tears flow,
Oh baby, why can’t you must know?
Just as the windows veil light from passing through,
A blanket of darkness calmly makes me think of you.

Soft pillows bound me in our cold, empty bed
Oh baby, they seem like rocks on a shore barren and dead.
The quiet room enveloped in hopeless shadow
Thoughts of you creep into my soul’s deepest hollow.

Above the mountains when the sun just keeps rising
Reflects glow on my face, you’ll miss me gleaming;
Because baby you’re nowhere beside me when my eyes awake
My kiss vanishes in the air, only meant for you to take.

In my sleep, my body longs for your arms-a-blessing
Oh baby, strong as vines gently comforting, caressing.
Unfailing warmth soothes from your loving embrace
Early birds’ songs serenade with your every grace.

So come now baby, come to bed with me
We will waltz the night through in unspoiled glory.
In my sleep, you will be in my rainbowed dreams
Oh baby, and so it seems.



≈♥≈ © Marites Mabugat, In My Sleep, a Poem, May 25.2013

Miss You in My Dreams

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      walibooks 2 years ago

      nice romantic poem,thanks

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      John Hansen 4 years ago from Queensland Australia

      Another beautiful love poem. Well done.

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      Marites Mabugat-Simbajon 4 years ago from Toronto, Ontario

      Hi Sunil! I'm glad you dropped by.

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      Marites Mabugat-Simbajon 4 years ago from Toronto, Ontario

      picklesandrufus! Sweet dreams! :)

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      Marites Mabugat-Simbajon 4 years ago from Toronto, Ontario

      You just gave me another big smile, Randi. Thank you and cheers to a nice day!

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      Marites Mabugat-Simbajon 4 years ago from Toronto, Ontario

      A dreamy journey goes a long way and up a rainbow. Thank you Gypsy Rose for enjoying this poem!

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      Marites Mabugat-Simbajon 4 years ago from Toronto, Ontario

      Dear Deb, thank you for your visit to this poem hub. I cherish your time having read it. Good day!

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      Sunil Kumar Kunnoth 4 years ago from Calicut (Kozhikode, South India)

      Beautiful expression. You have presented the feel cleverly. Thank you for sharing your feeling.

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      picklesandrufus 4 years ago from Virginia Beach, Va

      makes me want to go to sleep and dream! Nice hub.

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      Randi Benlulu 4 years ago from Mesa, AZ

      Definitely beautiful...you captured the longing! Thank you, Tess! loved it! Randi

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 4 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      Voted up and beautiful. Thanks for the wonderful dreamy journey. Enjoyed.

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      Deb Hirt 4 years ago from Stillwater, OK

      Back again, Marites. These visits must be treasured, as we never know when fate shall interject itself in our lives. Missed you.

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      Marites Mabugat-Simbajon 4 years ago from Toronto, Ontario

      Hahahaha, epigramman! I'm in and out and catch HP whenever I can. We almost passed Lake Erie one really hot sunny day, but I guess driving can't always be the answer to see places, lol (esp. if it's not on the venue).

      Hugs and to Little Miss Tiff and Mister Gabriel! Stay under the shade sometimes. Scarborough sun 1:06 pm

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      epigramman 4 years ago

      ....and ooooh baby I have missed you my fellow Canadian and most esteemed colleague. Love your seductive words here from a fabulous poet and writer that you are and I have been keeping in touch with your hometown as I watch CITY-TV news everyday online.

      Sending to you as always my warmest sincere wishes and good energy from Colin and his cats Little Miss Tiffy and Mister Gabriel at lake erie time 12:35pm

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      Marites Mabugat-Simbajon 4 years ago from Toronto, Ontario

      Thanks so much, Faith Reaper!

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      Faith Reaper 4 years ago from southern USA

      Very beautiful, Tess, of longing during that sleep for that sweet love and sweet sleep once again. Exquisite as always are your words.

      Love the imagery.

      Voted up ++++ and sharing

      Hugs and love, Faith Reaper

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