#70) Love…Divulged

Beautiful mirage of glamorous smoke; corrosive poison fog

Maddening trap of silken rope, raveling the hangman’s noose

.

An innocent trick blind cupid doth play; the babe of miserable wont

Of what I speak, tis love exposed; an amorphous, deadly plague

.

Love…extolled as heaven’s grace, a gift from god to man

.

Love…is not portrayed in truth…it chokes hearts like quicksand

Vile it is, a painful blight; destructive, violent, cruel

.

It lurks in pretty packages to snare the hapless fool

.

Sensuous rose of fragrant musk, concealing a stem of thorns

Petals soaked by bleeding doves, drawn open by your charms

.

Evil jewel of envy’s green and jealousy’s cold black rage

Love is but a golden key which seals a wretched cage

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s