Forbidden Fruit

There,
within reach,
hangs an immature heart.
It’s sweetness so tempting
and having traveled far for its knowledge.
Loneliness will be a memory now.
Twisting and pulling,
the fruit comes undone at your hand.
Savor the taste of an unrequited love,
not of your garden
but of another.

  12 comments for “Forbidden Fruit

  1. December 3, 2019 at 6:53 am

    A bit Dangerous but, of course, beautiful! πŸ™‚

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    • December 3, 2019 at 6:54 am

      😁
      This and “Tattoos” were from my old blog.

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      • December 3, 2019 at 6:58 am

        Oh wow! glad you shared them…these are lovely. πŸ™‚ makes me wonder what it must have been like!

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      • December 3, 2019 at 6:59 am

        Rushed poems with no real thought behind them πŸ˜…πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚

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      • December 3, 2019 at 7:00 am

        πŸ˜‚πŸ˜… only if you say so!

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      • December 3, 2019 at 7:01 am

        😊 And thank you for asking for some old poems

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      • December 3, 2019 at 7:03 am

        No, Thank you, for sharing those! I love to read your work. πŸ™‚

        Liked by 1 person

  2. blindzanygirl
    December 2, 2019 at 2:12 pm

    Love thus John

    Liked by 1 person

  3. December 2, 2019 at 1:42 pm

    Fantastic piece with a bitter message. Good work!

    Liked by 1 person

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