Reticent Mental Property

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He wanted to know her.

She wanted to know him.

So young in the learning, so much simple and honest to be given.

A lifetime of masks and pretense

dropped to the floor,

as her little black dress,

slipped through his shaking hands.

There are reasons for the reflection years of 40/50.

It’s the truth telling that sets the mind free.

And then each sees what was always before him,

the irrational realm of living to explore.

Another lifetime is revealed.

So aware of the past mistakes;

so exquisite the arrival of her acceptance,

And both wrapped in the arms of tender reflection and forgiveness.


Happy Valentines day, dear thinking ones. Celebrate her all year long.


#for Reticent Mental Property. Image courtesy of the web.


10 comments on “Embrace

  1. thruthemist
    February 13, 2015

    Happy Valentine’s Day to you Ret.


  2. distantshipsmoke
    February 13, 2015

    Truth telling does set the mind free….


  3. The Muscleheaded Blog
    February 14, 2015

    πŸ™‚ A lovely post, Ret . Happy Valentines Day. πŸ™‚


  4. linnetmoss
    February 14, 2015

    A very tender post for Valentine’s Day, with a sizzling photo. Many thanks!

    Liked by 1 person

  5. dievca
    February 19, 2015

    40/50 or 46/64? XO

    Liked by 1 person

  6. Jen
    March 9, 2015

    “So young in the learning, so much simple and honest to be given” — this really struck me, Ret – so much tenderness – and a great into to R.M.P. πŸ™‚


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