Midnight Longing



Sleep forbids me
Since I am thinking of you.
However, even in the midst of night.
I crave you to be in my sight

You are still far away from me.
Nevertheless, next to me in all these ways,
The sweetest whisper is spoken,

And in your name,
The biggest smile
A dream can hold.
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Written on May 07, 2023

Submitted by nimrah_a on May 07, 2023

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Quick analysis:

Scheme AXBB AXX XXX
Closest metre Iambic trimeter
Characters 282
Words 65
Stanzas 3
Stanza Lengths 4, 3, 3

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