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Wee Hours Nocturne
by Bobbi Ann Duffy

Saturday, February 04, 2006
Rated "G" by the Author.
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This is a repost of an old piece that didn't get a chance for many views. Hope you enjoy it.




Wee Hours Nocturne




 Four in the morning and loneliness


is my only companion.


It torments me


by singing its haunting refrain


to my heart.


Once, it was a stranger,


but now,


I know it well.




The hours we have shared


brought not contempt,


but an uneasy truce


between what I want


and what is.


A selective forgetfulness


of the pleasure of passionís whispers


tingling on my skin,


of the thrill of fingertips and lips


exploring me,


of sighs that shout


what no spoken language can express.




I long for sleep,


my only respite:


that time when


the past becomes the present,


and we have a future.


Copyright 2003 Bobbi Duffy

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Reviewed by Joyce Hale 2/6/2006
Loneliness can become a companion be convincing her to change her name to alone. We can be alone without being lonely. A beautiful write, Bobbi. Peace. Joyce
Reviewed by Connie Hinnen Cook 2/5/2006
"...that time when the past becomes the present, and we have a future." What *great* lines! I'm very impressed.
Reviewed by OnepoetGem *the Poetic Rapper 2/5/2006
Hey Bobbi, I can relate, writing helped save me in wee hours. Of course the loneliness always lurks at times, but I'm a loner anyway. Great reflective poeming
Reviewed by Elizabeth Taylor (Reader) 2/5/2006
Passionate and lovely.
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes 2/5/2006
Great offering Bobbi...thanks for sharing!!

Love Tinka
Reviewed by SilverCeltic Moon 2/5/2006
Great job. I loved the feeling of this. ;) Silver
Reviewed by Andy Turner (Reader) 2/5/2006
But tomorrow is right now....
Reviewed by Felix Perry 2/5/2006
Bobbi, it is amazing how many poets find sleep so elusive and the hours between 2 am to 6 am so much the worst. Luckily our muses seem to always be at hand at those times to inspire us, goad us and keep us company till the sandman or woman is finally ready for us. Great write Bobbi.

Felix
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner 2/5/2006
Bobbi,

It's four in the morning, and look what I'm doing, enjoying your lovely words. I love this one--many beautiful lines, my favorite

"....a select forgetfulness
of the pleasure of passion's whispers
tingling on my skin...."

WOW. THAT woke me up--thank you. :)

(((HUGS))) and love, Karla.
Reviewed by Sage Sweetwater 2/4/2006
I came here to cool off, Bobbi! Look at what you wrote--->"of the thrill of fingertips and lips exploring me, of sighs that shout"

I'll be back! What are your sighs shouting, Bobbi?

Sage





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