Beneath the seas
No loneliness is known
Rain never falls Seldom a cloudy day.
I was diving for perils far off the coast
trying to stay clear of the nuclear submarines
and tourists looking for love and treasures.
In the distance I
saw the Titanic
sleeping on the ocean floor.
I saw her swimming
across the upper deck
she was on that maiden voyage too long ago
She took me to her cabin - An oasis in the sea
We danced a decade away
as the fish and memories swam by
She told me how she had waited
for so long to be discovered
I said, "me too"
as I swam out the door
and returned to the land I never once believed
Some day I will return
to the Titanic and her
But until then I can only stare at her smile
that constantly beckons me to return
and keeps me from having the women I meet
at single bars and barmitzvah parties
knowing beneath the sea she waits for me
pleasure for evermore.
(c) Terrell Neuage 8-10-1992
Victor Harbor South Australia
She was a carefree flower girl of 18
Selling flowers on Bourbon Street
I was a street artist...
YouTubeLeigh Neuage 6th July 1983 - 16th August 2003 every place I go I go with you ~ thanks for being always with me always. I only wish I could be with you. Everyday is more difficult than the one before. 03 September 2010.
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