316 All [22 June 2000]

I’ve found within my heart
unspoken emotions that drift towards eternity.
I cannot breathe without you near,
I cannot see without your eyes.
I have been bound to you
by unknown bonds that threaten
to hold on until time is no more.
It is a trap I cannot escape.
It is a world I wish not to.
It seems like a dream,
but everyday proves me wrong
in the essence that you sleep beside me.
You live and breathe near me,
seeking me like I am the thing you desire.
How came I to be here
when all I deserve is so much less?
I will hold on to this good thing that I am blessed with
until the sun dies in its sapphire sky,
until this earth turns to dust.
I will die for you.
I will perish in battle for your love.
Leave me not for I fear
I will crumble without your love to keep me whole.
Let me crash into you.
Let me plunge into all that is you.

About taikodragonjkf

Member of Spokane Taiko. Poet. Karaoke singer. Love cats and baseball.
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