Pale midnight skin

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Fingertips brush

Pale midnight skin,

Deep purple shadows

Of somnolent eyes.

Flutters the heart’s pulse

With tender abandon,

Beating white feather-soft

Wings of a night bird,

Sliding through moonlight

Into a dream.

 

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