Feeling Beautiful

July 12, 2010
I love you.

I love the way you smell like the pinkest of bubblegums when I bury my face into the curve of your neck.

I love the wrinkle that forms between your eyes when you're thinking too hard.

I love how your mouth scrunches up on one side when you're unsure of something.

I love the way you tap your feet to unsteady rhythms in band class.

I love your chestnut waves of hair peeking out from the top of your music stand.

I love how when you look at me, breath vanishes from my lungs and my heart spits out bass-like thuds.

I love how when you look at me, I quickly glance away, then look back a split-second later and I can't stop the corners of my mouth from turning up if your eyes meet mine again.

I love how special you are.

I love how you make me feel worth something.

I love how you make me believe there's something worth fighting for.

I love how you make me feel beautiful.

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Lexie96 said...
Oct. 28, 2011 at 12:56 pm
This is a pretty poem! Check out mine sometime?
SilverLuna said...
Jun. 1, 2011 at 3:34 pm
Wow, the imagery in this was fantastic. Not to mention, it sounds liek you're in band, and so am I, which makes this entire scene completely relatable becuase I have experienced this. I love this. Love it!
Youth.of.the.Nation said...
Sept. 16, 2010 at 4:43 pm
I absolutely love this! It just brightened my day:) Keep on writing!
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