Caught My Eye – Written Wednesday 11th January 2006 (Aged 30)

Caught My Eye

they caught my eye
and i am not sure why
beauty is only skin deep
but that is not true
it is box of secrets that you keep
give me a reason
give me sleep
a perspective to teach
they caught my look
and they left me
to write a solid book
i am not sure why
but their smile
was reflected in the stormy sky
give me hope
give me coffee
a reason to elope
a one man band out to sea
they left me at a station
i ruled my head
but not the situation
the remains in my bed




James Garratt – Wednesday 11th January 2006


More poems at
 https://theboybehindtheglasses.com/


More about this blog, The Boy Behind the Glasses, here
https://theboybehindtheglasses.com/2020/01/08/the-boy-behind-the-glasses-an-introduction/


More poems from 2006 here
https://theboybehindtheglasses.com/category/poems-and-writing-2006/

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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