Candlewitch

Coveted

Coveted...

touch not
this daunting facade
of polished steel
it is obscurely
out of the way
not on your path
make no detours
to investigate
this remote structure
you are not to know
the secrets
and mysteries
under the veil
of distant demeanor
she is an ice mass
of unbearable cold
exuding arctic winter...
and one indifferent kiss
would dissolve her
into a catastrophic meltdown

Comments8

  • OUTBACK

    WITHIN THE MYSTERY* OF A (SELF)* OBSCURED* - SECURED ! !

    • Candlewitch

      dear Outback,

      thank you so much for your response and for making favorite this write!

      *hugs, Cat

    • Michael Edwards

      This is a real gem Cat.

      • Candlewitch

        thank you Michael :)

        *hugs, Cat

      • Accidental Poet

        I'll venture there's much more here than meets the eye. But a superb piece of writing Cat. ; )

        • Candlewitch

          you are right, AP, you are a man of intuition! thank you!

          *hugs, Cat

        • malubotelho

          Again it is so you. It has your signature on it. Awesome written Cat. I love it.

          • Candlewitch

            thank you, malu. you do me honor!

            *hugs, Cat

          • Louis Gibbs

            An impregnable "ice mass" that "one indifferent kiss would dissolve" ... a peek into the warm, loving being that lies beneath? Fine words and feeling, Cat!

            • Candlewitch

              dear Louis,

              you are right on the number!!! thank you for taking such a close look :)

              *hugs, Cat

            • dusk arising

              Reminds me of a gal i met in ..never mind where.... i got frozen lips.... and a..... never mind that either. OOOOH a melt down with one hungry kiss..... Who's paying for the taxi?
              I like this, strong and adventurous.

              • Candlewitch

                LOL! dear dusk arising, I hope that you thawed out okay in the end ;) thank you for reading, commenting and making this a favorite!

                *hugs, Cat

              • Goldfinch60

                Very good write Cat.

                • Candlewitch

                  thank you so very much, dear Goldfinch!

                  *hugs, Cat

                • Santita

                  Cat! this is lovely! The kiss that melts and shows the hidden beauty, perhaps? A delightful read. I enjoy your writing very much. Your word choice is always excellent. You are able to say a lot with few words..

                  • Candlewitch

                    yes, Santita, the kiss that melts and reveals...but beware the careless kiss too. thank you!

                    *hugs, Cat

                    • Santita

                      yes I did notice the "indifferent" part of the kiss!

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