Submit your work, meet writers and drop the ads. Become a member
Apr 2014
I wanted you to admire the
bare bones and brush strokes
that painted me woman

So I disrobed.

But more than wanted,
I desired you to seize me
as a victor does his spoils

So I withdrew my weapons.

But more than seize me,
I craved that you’d relish me
as the chef savors his dish

So I lied and said I didn't love you.

And that’s all you needed
to eat your fill of me
Until gluttony left
nothing but skeletons in your bed.
SG Rose
Written by
SG Rose  San Diego
(San Diego)   
835
   Mike Essig, --- and kristine marie
Please log in to view and add comments on poems