Credit: National Geographic


Oct 3 · 1 min read

you are a vast ocean,
a tumult of waves,
white crests that break
on the sandy shores.

lost in the endless
expanses of water,
long you have been
swimming blindly.

i don’t want a love that
is wandering aimlessly,
so i capture your waves,
black ink drawn on pages.

but you are more than
an innocent sentence,
a simple paragraph,
an enthralling chapter,

you are the whole book;
i read it over and over.

taming your seas,
please stay with me,
just for tonight,
and every night after.

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