Ghost at the Wake

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Let me wrap you in silence,
A calmness complete.
Chains made of feather,
In happiness replete.
Let me wash you in an ocean
Wave after wave
Of azure, affectionate love.

Let me make you my obsession
I’ll remain tied to the mast.
You will be my moment
No more future or past.
I’ll be sated, all sensation
Will mean nothing to me.
I’ll be blinded, only you will I see.

 
© 2020 | Frank Regan, All rights reserved.

Originally Published 21 February 2019

3 thoughts on “Ghost at the Wake

  1. It is a gorgeous poem.

    And, indeed. No one wants to escape from where one belongs. It’s not even on the mind. That is love, the vessel we discover our home, not meant to ever sink.

    Good work! 🙂

    Like

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