Rigormortis Of The Soul

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Rigormortis of the soul
Dejected along emotional failings
Tempered seas begin to roll
White knuckles; hold fast to the railings

Sorting feelings like a rolodex
Trampled yearning from Jaguar years
Unprepared for survival
Causing the most elaborate of your fears

Processing out foreign memories
But the answers just get in the way
Undisciplined in self-diagnosis
A sturdy smile in the face of the seaspray

Caught Checking Out Her Perks

Caught checking out her perks

Hey Ballerina – tell me a bawdy tale

With tawdry notes from last night

I’ll pour a drink as you slowly regale

Draping my jacket over the chair

You slip off those tantalizing heels

Preparing for the evening’s agenda

Knowing its my heart you’re about to steal

I’d Trade All Those Gold Doubloons

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I’d trade all those gold doubloons
For another morning with you
Tasting your sweet nectar
Inspiring the day to be fresh & new
I don’t want fame nor glory
I just want to be naked under the covers
Satisfying & emotionally preparing you
Sending you out into the world; a happy lover