Independence Day


Red—
White—
Blue—
We stood upon the shore
The sky afire with your love
Candles celebrating past
Bringing us into present
A day of independence
Of starting anew


Your voice rang out to me—
Bang!
Your heart echoing the blast—
Boom!
As your arm folded round me
And held me to you fast
In gentle contrast
hiss...
Internal flames ignited
And the world evaporated
For a moment
Leaving us but two
Just me—
And you.




Copyright ©2009 Michele Cameron Drew. All Rights Reserved.

9 comments:

Poetic Shutterbug said...

Very well done Michelle. Love the sentiment.

Glynis said...

Beautiful words.

Stacie said...

I absolutely loved this. Have a great night.

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Pranic Healing said...

Happy to all my dear friends a beautiful independence day.,.

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