A thousand times overA thousand times over11 years ago in Free Verse More Like This
I would write you a thousand words
about how much I love you,
about how beautiful you are to me in every single way.
Words about how you make the day go on
and how the sunset is a mere reflection of your glory.
I would write a word for each star
cover my pages with the heavens themselves
and dip my pen into the moon for ink...
but I could never write all I wanted to say.
I could never tell you how deep these feeling flow.
They say 'a picture paints a thousand words'
if that is the case,
then I would paint you a thousand pictures.
Each one aspiring to have more sparkles than your eyes,
each wishing to have more colour than your soul.
I would dip my paintbrush into the earth
and paint a rainbow through the sky for you.
I would carefully dot each star back into the heavans
so others could see the reflection of your eyes,
so others can smile the way i smile.
With my bare hands I would sculpt you a thousand glass roses
each stained crimson with my desire for you
creating perfect petals for