I’m not blaming you
for my eyes
off the charts
or for my muddled
to which I have
and you’re not
for my tripping
feet or my sudden
desire to sing
at the top
of my lungs
for all to hear
without a drop
if not you
Lauren Scott © 2015
35 thoughts on “Besotted”
So beautiful, Lauren ❤
Thanks so much, Naima! Sometimes “sappy” has to happen. 🙂 Have a wonderful weekend! ♥
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Thanks so much for reblogging! 🙂
You’re welcome! I love your work!
Aww, thank you and I’ll peruse your blog over the weekend! 🙂
Thank you! 🙂
Yay! This made me laugh, Lauren. What a gorgeous poem! You speak of such freedom…the type deep love brings hidden between the bells of laughter and fun. xoxo
I’m happy to make you laugh, Angela, and that’s the reaction I hoped for! 🙂 These sappy love poems are fun to include every so often. Happy Friday, my friend! xoxo
This gave me a big smile Lauren, thank you! 😊❤️ Xxx
A reaction I was aiming for; happy you enjoyed, Chris! Have a good weekend! ♥ xo
Smiling now, Lauren! Lovely ❤ 🙂
I’m glad, Christy! I love to add some humor and sappy into the mix! 🙂 Hugs! ♥
A beautiful Thursday, my dear Lauren – I’m off for a little …nightcap! 😉
Thanks, Marina, and now “a Happy Friday” to you, my friend! ♥
I love this. It made me smile.
I’m glad, Michelle, thank you! I’m always happy to spread smiles! 🙂
You left us to our imagination there Lauren.
So let it wander, Ian! 🙂 This was a fun one to write and I hope you enjoyed! Have a great weekend!
Dignity is a small price to pay!
Especially when falling love…:)
Desperately claiming dignity,most liberating attitude … Nicely set Lauren Dear! Enjoy your weekend my friend 🙂 xxx
Thanks so much, Doda, and have a fabulous weekend, too! Hugs and blessings! ♥ xo
Your words are always a delightful treat to begin my day Lauren! Thanks for the blessing of the smiles they always birth within me!
Thanks so much, Wendell, for your kind comment, once again! Sending hugs and blessings your way!
I love this, Lauren, and I agree with Binky, dignity is a small price to pay.
Thanks, Deb! Yes, a small price for real love! 🙂 xoxo
Beautiful analytic words Lauren.
Self questioning and insightful.
A pleasure to follow your words.
I love your deep comments, Ian, and always appreciate your encouragement! Have a great tomorrow! 🙂
Love this! ❤ Enjoy your day 🙂 ❤
Thanks, Iris! I was tired today and had a headache until about 4pm. I feel better finally! 🙂 Hope your day was good, too! Hugs!
Good to hear you’re feeling better! 🙂 I had a lovely relaxed day 😉 *hugs* ♡
Delightful whimsical poem , which left me a smile ❤ xx
Anything to make you smile, my friend…many hugs! ♥ xo