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The Pursuit of Excellence

by W.H. Michael about a year ago in love poems
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Catch Me If You Can

The Pursuit of Excellence
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Catch me if you can

Give in to temptation and lament your desperation for release

Does it hurt

Or is there pleasure you derive in knowing I will never leave you

For even though, you give me life

I will never permit you more than a fleeting taste

I would slowly wither, grow old and die

How can I compete with the pleasures of this world

Even if it was I, who gave them to you

I care for you more than you know

Chase me mortal man, but never catch me

And our love will last forever

love poems

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W.H. Michael

Father of three awesome kids, writer of speculative and contemporary fiction.

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