Taking your trembling hand in mine
I let you know without words
That I am here, patient and loving.
My heart is full as I outline the beauty
That is you with my adoring eyes.
Longing to touch you, yearning for
The sweetness of your lips, the scent
Of your passion, I stand resolute.
The distance that surrounds us will
Never fully keep us apart for even now,
I can feel as our souls touch;
Caressing, enfolding, commingling
Until it is impossible to see where
The friendship ends and the
April 6, 1999