Our Beautiful Storm

dVerse – Quadrille Monday

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Our Beautiful Storm

Warm as the night was
you shivered as I drew you closer,
and we descended into a maelstrom,
waves washing over us,
so fierce,
yet so gentle.
Carefully we chartered a course
and found a safe harbour,
devouring our storm,
now utterly spent,
sated.

Β©Paul Vincent Cannon

23 Comments

Filed under boats, life, love, poetry, Quadrille, romance

23 responses to “Our Beautiful Storm

  1. love how the storm was both fierce and gentle, a balance of passion and tenderness

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  2. Quite sensual, if I’m reading it metaphorically. Love can be passionate and gentle….a storm of passion and a safe harbor of welcoming arms. πŸ™‚

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  3. Absolutely wonderful beautiful post.

    Liked by 1 person

  4. A great take on the prompt. I love the passion and intensity of your poem.

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  5. In the eye of the storm comes the safe harbor

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  6. Passionate (fierce) and Tender love (gentle) in a delicious maelstrom…beautiful poem

    Like

  7. yes a very dramatic photo well chosen to match our super dramatic sensual poem, well done!

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  8. lync56

    This is beautiful

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