Can I?

(from A Jar of Stars)

Unsplash Image by Simone Secci

Can I lay down beside you?

Can I feel the warmth of your skin?

Will you let me see the soul that lives within if I look into your eyes?

Can I listen to the sound of your heartbeat in your chest?

Can I be your lover in this world and the next?

Can I?

Copyright © 2023 Maggie Watson

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Published by In the Shadow of my Pen

Indie Poet and Author✍️ of four collections of poetry. Chronic Fatigue Warrior💪 Volunteer, Solo Traveller✈️ and Yogi🙏. Spilling ink from my heart and soul. My writing is real and raw, so if you are looking for a fairy tale you are on the wrong site!

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