Magnolias know not of sinful taste;
uncomplicated as they are,
I could be wrong, (and I sometimes am)
but I sense, you feel it too,
don’t you?
I’ll give you
certainty without caveats,
and a lasting embrace
for every
of you.




Photo credits: ‘The Lovers Series,’ by Puczel, Pinterest

Merril is our hostess today at dVerse and the word
is “embrace.” Come join us! πŸ’

Posted for Quadrille #121 @ dVerse Poets Pub