I give you a rose

In this valentine-

Decked in an ornate beauty

Of a virgin flower.

It is vested in you now-

For final trials in your court of love;

For if I’m loved in return

You will hear the rhythms of my loving heart.

For if my love is not returned

You will hear my melancholy love songs.


{Inspiration: ‘Sometimes with One I Love’ by Walt Whitman}

©Dom 14th February 2013


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About Dom

Born in a very small South Asian Country of Bhutan, brought up in Nepal and now living in South Australian city of Adelaide. A self-paced student of social sciences, poetry and media, Dom is a Civil engineering student by profession. You may be drinking a lot when you are internally burning; good poetry sates his internal thirst.

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