Lingers Long

Lasting love always lingers long

Longer than any love song

Greater than a sum of money

Slow as crystallizing honey


Flowing down a wooden honey stick

A temptation just for one lick

On the rim of the honey pot

Always lingers on the sweet spot


© 2011 Michael Yost

The Poetry Pantry

19 responses to “Lingers Long

  1. The honey pot of heart’s life … beautiful, may it last long!


  2. simply beautiful…


  3. lovely lingering lyrics… 🙂


  4. Sensual– love the imagery!


  5. You know, Michael, I think the perspective from our side of 50 shows the real meaning of love. And you got it in this poem.


  6. I wish you much success on any romance that may come your way, Michael. This was really cool.


  7. Very sensual love poem. Great imagery!


  8. Lovely!

    Have a wonderful week, Michael. Enjoyed my visit. Thanks for sharing things of the heart here with us.


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