Living in Dreams
Lately it seems I live in two worlds
One of dreams, the other reality.
One has you by my side, day and night
The other is making me wait.
I dream of you in faded gray
so close and yet so far away
The days go by, as do the nights
slowly bringing me closer to you
But not fast enough,
as I'm sure you'd agree.
The moonlight dances in your eyes
like incandescent fireflies
Yearning for your touch
Longing for your embrace
I wait with guarded anticipation
for the day when both are mine.
Such joy and pleasure do we find
when joined in body, soul, and mind
We paint time on feathered wings,
hoping that it may be inspired to take flight
bringing the day of our meeting ever nearer to reality.
Our efforts are in vain, as we well know
Yet anything to more quickly close this distance between us
is certainly worth trying.
Sweet nothings dance on fingertips
as we've found better use for lips
Until then, I will keep waiting
since time refuses to move any faster.
At times I fee