Monday, February 14, 2011

A Day of Wine and Roses

Love in a Look 
by Henry Van Dyke

Let me but feel thy look's embrace, 
Transparent, pure, and warm, 
And I'll not ask to touch thy face,
Or fold thee with mine arm.
For in thine eyes a girl doth rise,
Arrayed in candid bliss,
And draws me to her with a charm
More close than any kiss. 

A loving-cup of golden wine,
Songs of a silver brook,
And fragrant breaths of eglantine,
Are mingled in thy look.
More fair they are than any star,
Thy topaz eyes divine --
And deep within their trysting-nook
Thy spirit blends with mine.

This is Home Girl wishing you, today and forevermore, hours filled with abundant love.   


April said...

I love the color of those roses! Wishing you a day filled with L-O-V-E and many special moments! ENJOY!!!

Marlene said...

Happy Valentine's Day!

LL Cool Joe said...

Happy Valentine's Day to you!

May said...

Happy Valentines Day!!!

Unknown said...

I love those pretty roses.