I Want to Hold (Originally Untitled) – Written Wednesday 27th October 2010 (Aged 35)

I Want to Hold

i want to hold –
and to be held
i feel –
a kind of safety
and protection
within your arms
…with your hair
hanging down curly
the curls always ublock
like the new ship
waiting to the leave the dock
waiting –
to undertake journeys
near and afar
let me be the reason
that you reach out
to touch –
to feel –
to hold you is not too much




James Garratt – Wednesday 27th October 2010


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I am a 40 something sometime writer. I live in the South West of the UK but originally I am from Essex.

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