It was more like I was slowly sinking deeper and deeper each day
You poured your love into me And it drenched my heart streamed through my veins Soaking every single cell of my body Leaking out of the pores of my skin And dripping from my fingertips To bleed into everything I touch
It flooded my chest And filled up my lungs Until it spilled out of my mouth Trickling from my tongue Saturating every single word I say
It flowed through every part of me And eventually seeped into my bones Making all that I am Crave all that you are
Drip, drip, drip, a constant rhythm as the raindrops collided against her umbrella, protecting her like a knight, his enemies small but many as she goes about her day carrying with her a bouquet of flowers picked along her travels whispering to herself.
It's the details she wishes to rope in and hold forever as she examined the wet spot on this particular petal of her freshly picked bouquet, magnifying all the perfect imperfection, because she sees herself, and there's beauty in that too.
Did you hear? The sound of wind It’s coming around, this wing Glossy blue turned darkening hues Tress matching the rhythm of aves Humming the welcoming sonnet of rain Sprinkling spell of grace Smiling toddlers dancing in rain Steamy cuppas and cookies are arranged Enjoying the time of year, Rain Spreading wings enchanting Drip! Drip! a soothing warm blanket to sleep in Did you hear? The sound of wind It finally came Diva of all being