Perfect Solitude

Perfect Solitude

A Poem by Sami Khalil
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Lyrics to a song to be sung...

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            Perfect Solitude
                                 By Sami Khalil                          

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I want to invite you
Even if you're uncomfortable
To my perfect solitude.

I want you to relax
Take a deep breath
Mind you this imprisonment
We are being glued.

Would you happen to know
Or have you overlooked
The backgrounds we share
The velvet thoughts
The adverts fading away
Into the hypnotic mood.

Lady of grace
Of brighter mornings
Of mislabeled nights
I want to remake songs
Where everything is
Merely a cover
A muffled substitute.

I want to lead in love
Keeping it low key
Where every prelude 
Is a quiet rendition 
To these two hearts
In perfect gratitude.

I want to invite you
When you are comfortable
To my perfect solitude
To my perfect solitude... 










© 2016 Sami Khalil



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I was once told that solitude is to be destitute of Love, or the one you love; I was much younger then and I didn't believe. Now, with all these years on my shoulders, I'm a believer..
Now to your profound poetry; the perfect solitude would only be not that, but perfection with the one that makes you whole.... Lovely, and apologies for going off in at tangent

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I'm coming, wait for me, I'm coming!

During this brief but overwhelming imprisonment I'll be sitting quietly on your breath, cajoling you with blossoms of silent's breath, hoping against hope this solitude never ends.

Regards,
Al

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Imagery and creative flow are wonderful. I feel you are creating images beyond the mind in perfect flow. Wonderful write.

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For me, there are multiple layers to this piece. A new love, invited, to replace the old, perhaps? A nice, rhythmic piece.

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Wow, love your imagery, This a very well written write,
Very beautiful write.

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The language employed is exquisite, the tone so gentle, that the whole poem lulls and gives the reader time to reflect that though we need people, we need interaction, just as importantly, we need those moments of solitude to refresh and invigorate us.

Beccy.

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Supremeeeee... in terms of sentiment and word choice!! Truly enjoyed this read! Bravo😍😍😍😍😍😍😍


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A definite hit! I would love to hear the lyrics put to music!

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This piece is uniquely different from most of your verses. Good thing, i did not need to browse a dictionary :). I think this can be turned into a beautiful love song.

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I always liked your style. Free verse is the best ;) Means your mind is full of wanderlust.
"Lady of grace
Of brighter mornings
Of mislabeled nights
I want to remake songs
Where everything is
Merely a cover
A muffled substitute."

This reminds me of what my other half always says to me. "I want to write our story, love. Not sit back and let you go". I think it's sweet.

Very nice.

Anna


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