Wear, Like a Glove

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Romance  |  House: Booksie Classic
My attempt to write a sonnet in iambic pentameter. I decided the topic of broading love; enjoy :)

Submitted: March 19, 2011

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Submitted: March 19, 2011



Wear, like a Glove
How do you define the meaning of love?
Do you define it in the day you met?
Is it something you wear, Wear, like a Glove?
Is it the sadness you felt when she left?
Can love be the holiday sweater she knit?
Can love be that shallow or is it thick-
Like a fire of desire, a flame she lit.
Does it—poof—appear like a magic trick?
*I ask because I don’t know the answer.
*I think, I feel, I might--can it be real?
Swayed by those pout lips—tantalizing dancer
Is this the word, the emotion I feel?

The feeling she evokes inside me,
So this must be love, so, love, this must be.

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