Posted in Life, Poetry

My Proposal…

For Kitty Shell

On this day

I Give thee a plant

in a silly way

in a silly hat

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Call me “crazy”

or “weirdo” if you prefer

but call me, please

to your leisure I defer

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For not just a plant

but my future to thee I offer

for in it, without you

lies only a tear-filled blur

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Faults, I have plenty

but with you, progress

with time, I Know

I’ll bug you less!

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In rhyme I can say

what in text I cannot

though mortal words,

still miss the Spot

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A poet I am

a lover of words I am not

they lack the True meaning

in what you, I’ve got!!

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A writer, you’ve got

but can’t you see?

without you in my Life

there’s little point in it, for me!

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With you I flourish

I’m growing a lot

will you Share in my Future

‘til we’re filling our plots?

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No more than You I want

to be there when I fall

nothing I’d like more

then to catch you , before you…

stumble!

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See what I mean?

Even rhyme can’t express

how much “wo ai ni”

with any accurateness!

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Through a rhyme

or in words, plain

it cannot be described

how much I ache when you’re in pain

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What I’d like to try

is to see you smile every day

I’ll exclaim, “There she is!”

and Know all else, will be okay!

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There’s nothing more Healing

than True Love, when shared

YahWeh’s example to us all

For Their Son They did Bare

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So much Joy

in all Life to be found

with You, side by side!

To the Stars we’ll be bound!

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Sharing with you

every down, every up

Sorry, but I am

that Love struck pup!

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but I offer you space

and what future is mine

to share in the Home

that You Design!!!

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So my proposal

however feeble it may be

is to Grow this plant with you

for Time and Eternity!!!!

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Will you marry me?

©19SEP2020                                                                  James Elron MINGS

Author:

I am a Writer and Poet, Construction Worker with a Union, would be Organic Farmer, Son, Brother, Cousin, Friend, and a few others. I would like to add a few more; Husband, father, .... the list will grow! I am currently working on personal growth, publishing my first book, becoming a Journeyman in the Carpenters Union, learning more of Gardening and Green things, and embracing Life as it comes! Life and Love are only as easy as we allow them to be, but are ever present, when we are ready to embrace them! Time is a tricky, devious thing, and Life is never easy. Nor should it be, the challenge is how we grow! While ever developing mentally and Spiritually over the last decade, The "obstacles to progress" are morphing into challenges to be met, and are ever changing. Such is the amazing Wonder that is Life, as we Learn, as we Grow! Too much structure is at the very heart of institutionalization, and not enough is the path to chaos. Learning that balance I believe is a Life-long challenge. One of many, as balance(s) is(are) ever changing too! All the while (and, as we ALL are...), I am, have been, and continue to be, so very Blessed!! Divine Providence, the "Finger of God", or even a reference to "Footprints"; all and more apply! The Energy of Life is all around us! Creating, Energizing, Healing, Invigorating! Life feeds the Energy of Life! Call It/Them how/by/what you will... Their presence and influence in and upon my Life has been amazing, and I could not, and would not, be who or where I am (NONE of us would/could be), without Them! Divine Providence, Creators/Masters of the multi-verse, the Spark of Life, the Energy that Nourishes, Higher Power, whatever/however you so choose to acknowledge our own smallness in the Universe! Without Their Love, Their Guidance, we are lost. We are sick, we are incomplete, when we lack the Faith to Heal and be Whole! I am growing, and Healing, and Learning, and am greatly in need thereof. But I AM growing, and Healing, and Learning! And so the Light "at the end of the tunnel" Shines ever bright! And Day by Day, I struggle, to be better than I was the day before, and to be prepared to be even better tomorrow! Hallelujah! Aloha! Namaste! As-Salàmu Àlaykum! Peace!

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