Honeymoon ParadiseProduce the foundations from millennium-old stone.Honeymoon Paradise2 years ago in Free Verse More Like This
Use soft rock to form the surrounds
And roof this cabin with
Slates of gold.
Wash this filthy shelter with powerful sea waves
And paint the walls with our sky,
Ever changing shades of blue
To keep us entertained.
Have Aphrodite pleat the curtains from ancient healing fabrics,
Coated with the colour of your smile, dotted with freckles.
Cut the most beautiful diamond sources
To create mirrors of Youth.
Guard the entrance with the strongest army of our dear Titan.
Take the sapphire eyes of Leo – he won’t mind --
And use them as nightlights
To banish dark dreams.
Thunderous lightening is free to bolt between each towering post
While Egyptians weave great bedclothes of air and innocence.
A dress table of the oldest Oak. A chair carved of Willow,
Baring the weight of her name.
Cushion the floor of Tír na nÓg marble with the enchanting Rug of Thieves.
The sun was plucked from its sacred place and surrounded by