Lingers Long

Lasting love always lingers long

Longer than any love song

Greater than a sum of money

Slow as crystallizing honey

 

Flowing down a wooden honey stick

A temptation just for one lick

On the rim of the honey pot

Always lingers on the sweet spot

 

© 2011 Michael Yost

The Poetry Pantry

http://poetryblogroll.blogspot.com/2011/06/poetry-pantry-is-now-open-52.html#more

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19 responses to “Lingers Long

  1. The honey pot of heart’s life … beautiful, may it last long!

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  2. simply beautiful…

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  3. lovely lingering lyrics… 🙂

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  4. Sensual– love the imagery!

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  5. You know, Michael, I think the perspective from our side of 50 shows the real meaning of love. And you got it in this poem.

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  6. I wish you much success on any romance that may come your way, Michael. This was really cool.

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  7. Very sensual love poem. Great imagery!

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  8. Lovely!

    Have a wonderful week, Michael. Enjoyed my visit. Thanks for sharing things of the heart here with us.

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