tagNon-Erotic PoetryYou stroll with me on sandaled feet

You stroll with me on sandaled feet

byAnonAndAnon©

A pond above, a pool below,
And between, water flows
Down moss green cement
Then white around winter rounded stones.

You stroll with me on sandaled feet,
Your hand hooked upon my shoulder,
My hand warmed by your back pocket.
Sun and shade dapple your soft hair,
Our legs, they walk as one.

You pause upon the dam
And look across the still pond.
Two leaves float on its smooth surface,
Autumn yellow, separate and still,
Serene amongst reflected clouds and sky.
A breeze nudges them against the concrete race
And over and down the green drop they glide.

You cross the path and watch
As they toboggan upon the flow.
Briefly they touch
Then separate and reaching the pool beyond,
Again they float quiet, apart and slow.

That day now seems so long ago.

Today I searched your name
And got a scattering of hits,
References to children's summer soccer
And on a company's marketing site, your picture.
Your hair's gray, your skin no longer clear,
But in my mind you remain the same.

Report Story

byAnonAndAnon© 0 comments/ 1261 views/ 0 favorites

Share the love

Report a Bug

1 Pages:1

Please Rate This Submission:

Please Rate This Submission:

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Please wait
Recent
Comments
by Anonymous

If the above comment contains any ads, links, or breaks Literotica rules, please report it.

There are no recent comments  - Click here to add a comment to this poem

Add a
Comment

Post a public comment on this submission (click here to send private anonymous feedback to the author instead).

Post comment as (click to select):

You may also listen to a recording of the characters.

Preview comment

Forgot your password?

Please wait

Change picture

Your current user avatar, all sizes:

Default size User Picture  Medium size User Picture  Small size User Picture  Tiny size User Picture

You have a new user avatar waiting for moderation.

Select new user avatar:

   Cancel