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by Amira van Kerk
Friday, April 29, 2005
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I know there are feelings
inside of him
for me

I know there is friendship
the wish
to have me around

I know there is a longing
for him
to touch my body

I know there is the desire
to hold me
in his arms

I know there is love
for me

But he holds back
doesn't show emotions
doesn't say the words I wait for
doesn't do the things I hope for

I desperately pray
for a miracle
some day
some time
he'll be mine


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Reviewed by Thomas Lanechanger 8/11/2005
Amira, it surly seems that far too often, that the heartaches of ones past mistakes, or possible regrets will override ones urge to set foot into unfamiliar territory. As it’s said, “patience is a virtue,” and I am quite sure with time and understanding, all good things do come to those who wait. An excellent yearning composition. It’s such a pleasure to read your work once again, my gifted friend. Take good care and be well.
Reviewed by Safi Abdi 7/10/2005
How could I have missed this! Great emotion here, Amira...I'd make sure he read this:)
Warm wishes from the desert!
Reviewed by Regis Auffray 7/9/2005
"But he holds back
doesn't show emotions
doesn't say the words I wait for
doesn't do the things I hope for"
You sum up a lot of men in these verses, Amira.
Thank you for sharing this offering. Love and peace to you. Regis

Reviewed by Peter Paton 6/14/2005
A most beautiful and haunting poem
Reviewed by Sandra Mushi 5/24/2005
Men have their insecurities too. Maybe you should get him in a comfortable zone ...

God bless and all the best, Amira.


Reviewed by Danielle Mundy 4/29/2005
great write! I hope everything comes out the way you want them to..sometimes you have smack a guy upside the head before he REALLY takes notice of you (just don't hit him too hard ;) ) great to see you, by the way :) Don't stay away so long this time
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes 4/29/2005
Moving write!!

Love Tinka
Reviewed by E T Waldron 4/29/2005
This is a heartache Amira! I hope and pray
it turns out as you hope for. Fine poem!
Good to see you;-)

Reviewed by Sue Hess 4/29/2005
maybe you should make the first move
Reviewed by Handsum Hart 4/29/2005
Sounds like you need to have a frank talk with him.

Good luck
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