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The Taste Of Your Mouth

Updated on December 11, 2009

Did you look into my eyes

and feel my pulse,

the insistent throb of my Life.

Did your eyes brush past memories

and old pains

As you delved into the depths of me.

 

Did you grasp it hungrily

wanting the warmth?

As our fingertips touched for the first time.

Or like a slow moving snake,

did your own Spirit curl around

mine?

Embracing the hunger,

Succumbing to a sweet comfort.

As our lips found a way to join.

Did we genuflect,

heads bowed in submission

to a force greater than ourselves.

 

Warm skins moving against each other,

Waves on sand.

Lazy with slow touchings,

our passions pulled us down into the tide.

Washed away thought

as we flowed into the sea.

I remember the force of your arm,

the strength of your muscles

as you held on.

Beyond time,

Our lips created a world of their own.

 

Later.

 

So much later.

When you had gone.

 

The wind came and carried with it the taste of your mouth.

 

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    • DREAM ON profile image

      DREAM ON 

      8 years ago

      I liked the line washed away thought as we flowed into the sea the best.

    • Dark Heart profile imageAUTHOR

      Dark Heart 

      8 years ago

      Pachuca,thanks for the La Culebra info.I'll check it

      out.I'm glad the work touched you.

    • profile image

      Pachuca213 

      8 years ago

      OH MY OH MY...this touched me very deeply. "Or like a slow moving snake,did your own Spirit curl around mine?"- La Culebra...a mystical moving creature, and how you compared it to the emotion of two souls coiling together and fusing as one.....simply lovely! - JJ

    • bojanglesk8 profile image

      bojanglesk8 

      8 years ago

      Nice poem. Check out my poetry!

    • Dark Heart profile imageAUTHOR

      Dark Heart 

      8 years ago

      Thank you-glad you liked it.

    • brandonfan profile image

      brandonfan 

      8 years ago from Mid West

      This is so wistful and pretty Dark Heart.

    • Dark Heart profile imageAUTHOR

      Dark Heart 

      8 years ago

      Jess,thanks,always nice to be acknowledged for my

      words from a wordsmith like yourself.

      Blaise thank you for calling it captivating.

      That's a nice compliment.

    • blaise25 profile image

      Fehl Dungo 

      8 years ago from close to you...

      captivating and lingering..

      those are my words for it ;p

    • Jess Killmenow profile image

      Jess Killmenow 

      8 years ago from Nowheresville, Eastern United States

      Wow.

      "Did we genuflect,

      heads bowed in submission

      to a force greater than ourselves"

      Wow. Thanks, Dark Heart

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