4.24.2012

24.

love is a shadow,
moving with the heat of the sun
its cool presence inviting
but watch lest in complacency
you find yourself alone
in the scorching sun
lips parched, throat dry
life respiring from every pore

2 comments:

Optimistic Existentialist said...

I love how this line "but watch lest in complacency" is the turning point in the poem...seperating the two distinct parts

Charity said...

Thank you Thank you!
Tension is such a literary hook!