Tuesday, 14 October 2008

In the moonlight....

The curtains drawn,
The lights switched off.

Yet, streaming in,
the moon light
casts a shadow.
A shadow so gentle
and beautiful.

A shadow of you.
Of you asleep.
Asleep, lying by
my side.

Your gentle breathing
makes me smile.
I smile and turn.
Turn, to look at you.
At you, through
the crook of my arms.

Then you smile.
Smile, perhaps
because you are
happy and content.

Content with me
by your side.
The shadow casts
a lovely picture.
A picture of you
and me.

Of you with me.
Of me with you.

Of us in the


Himanshu said...

way too good...encore! :)

zephyr said...


madlyinlove said...

@ himanshu
sigh... thank you //bows//

Raghav said...

very nice, especially the image of a shadow cast in moonlight!
good stuff..heartfelt.

Iggy said...

Such a lovely post..-sigh- :)

ShantanuDas said...

good poem!!

Dr.Paranoid said...

a very simple but a very joyful and heartfelt expression... good job......

Nikki said...

@ zephyr
:) Thanks...

@ Raghav
Thank you.

@ Iggy
Sigh... :)

@ ShantanuDas
Thanks for stopping by!

@ dr.Paranoid
Thank you sir!

humanobserver said...


ShantanuDas said...

No I did not just stop by... i came surfing from commentor(s) on my blog.. and found yours...

I do not know if you are married (or living in... one never knows!) but.. what you said does tell the true story of love.. I too have felt it many times.... !


I will try to rbr and come back again...

Dream3er said...

damn cute :P qnfhuxkm


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