footstool

Two years have passed

and life has just begun.

You see what lies hidden

when everyone else is done.

The earth is your footstool.

You watch from across a sea of stars

as the day waves from afar

and the moon drinks its decadent cup

of incandescent light.

The earth is your footstool.

One more day is all you need

to make amends and talk of truce

that spares me the agony of blind excuse.

The earth is your footstool.

Strokes of gold across the sky is all you see.

My fingers reaching out to thee,

caressing your proud stare.

The earth is your footstool.

Before the darkness passes,  

I leave you a gift,

something to remind you of my presence,

something to remind you of our love.

I carved a footstool from light

for you to stand and cheer

and welcome our third year

of newlywed delight.

HAPPY TWO YEAR ANNIVERSARY, SARI–MY BELOVED!

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Chester Delagneau


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