Seduction at 6 A.M.

Robert_bio_photo_1___version_3__1_by Robert L. Ferrier18 Sep 2014

Sleep caresses the Muse
draping her thigh of fancy
across his flank of resolve.

She whispers of opened candy
breathes his favorite flavors
trumps reason with exemptions

plying a forever of tomorrows
arrayed in easy convenience
then strokes his back

with
velvet
nails.