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Monday, January 16, 2012

The Ability to Dance on Water




The first blush of love
Can set aside our rational minds,
Voiding the laws of physics.
We float through the heavens
And dance across the waters
With no sense of consequences.

However, when reality intrudes,
It often brings gravity along as well,
Sending us crashing back to earth,
Leaving us drowning in heartache.

6 comments:

Laurie Kolp said...

Ahh... that first blush of love is euphoric especially when it does not lead to heartache.

Sherry Blue Sky said...

Beautiful poem...and the photo is spectacular.

booguloo said...

So true. Nicely said.

Other Mary said...

Gravity is NOT my friend! Nice write Mary.

Kim Nelson said...

You looked at love from both sides...

PremI said...

Neatly conveyed!
Nicely penned!!