Within You – a poem by Paul Vincent Cannon

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Within You

The corset of your beauty is laced so tight
I can hardly breathe,
I avert my eyes, once, twice, that I might draw breath,
Yes, your eyes, your lips, your everything are
but nothing like the beauty which shines from within you.

©Paul Vincent Cannon


Paul, pvcann.com


Filed under Five Lines, Free Verse, love

22 responses to “Within You – a poem by Paul Vincent Cannon

  1. For me it is a sure recipe…..for energizing my romantic mood.Thank you Paul.Great stuff there !

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  2. The beauty described in that poem matches the poem itself. 🙂

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  3. Absolutely beautiful, dear Paul

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  5. Beautifully written poem Paul.🙏🙏🥀

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  6. Love this <3, sweet and short.

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  7. powerful and the way every woman would like to be remembered 🙂

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  8. I love it when content reaches out at you. Great write.

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