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A World of Fantasy

Updated on July 7, 2017
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I'm a writer, a poet, a dreamer. Born and raised in New York City. I live in the suburbs of Riga, Latvia. I have a wonderful cat named Sid.

Fantasy is what takes over.

when you fall in love.

The world suddenly seems so different

and you find that everything -

turns topsy-turvy.

The sun shines so much brighter,

even rainy days,

have a magical feel.

Where raindrops,

become shining pearls,

hanging on everywhere.

So many wonderful things,

set your heart reeling -

it’s such a great feeling.

Walking down the street,

you feel as light as air,

doing a bit of dancing –

as you go walking along.

Like Alice in Wonderland,

when you take my hand,

the colors of the world,

all shimmer and shine.

Everything seems brand new,

the clouds in the sky -

become great big sailing ships.

Song birds up in the trees,

start singing love’s concertos

and all of the old love songs –

seem to make your heart take wing.

Your world spins about and about,

each day seems like a new beginning.

So let your heart be light and gay,

let the fantasy in,

let love take over –

your world will be full of red and white clover.

There is no feeling that is better,

than when it’s you and me,

so let us be -

in love for now and forever more.

© 2017 Gypsy Rose Lee

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 3 months ago from Riga, Latvia

      Thank you FlourishAnyway.

      You welcome Shannon. Glad you enjoyed this.

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      shanmarie 3 months ago

      What a beautiful description of falling in love, Rasma. I haven't heard that song in quite a long time. Thanks for the reminder of it. :)

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      FlourishAnyway 3 months ago from USA

      Falling in love is a bit like sky diving. I guess it depends on the person! Nice contribution.

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 3 months ago from Riga, Latvia

      Thank you Louise.

      Thank you ThreeKeys.

      Thank you Paula.

      That is absolutely true Bill.

      Thank you Stella.

      Thank you Harish.

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      Harish Mamgain 3 months ago from India

      A lovely poem about falling in love. Love really makes the world look wonderful !

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      stella vadakin 3 months ago from 3460NW 50 St Bell, Fl32619

      I really like your beautiful poem, it captures everything love can be.

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      Bill Holland 3 months ago from Olympia, WA

      The first line is a classic and oh, so true. Fantasy and love . . . equals a beautiful reality.

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      Paula 3 months ago from Beautiful Upstate New York

      One of my favorites by the Supremes! Your Poem is pure truth, from first word to last! Nothing else compares to Love! Sweet & Wonderful......I remember it well.

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      Threekeys 3 months ago from Australia

      When love grabs a hold of you, your world takes on different colours and shine. It is another world; and it is surreal, at first. And then? reality takes its place.Lovely poem.

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      Louise Powles 3 months ago from Norfolk, England

      That's a beautiful poem. And I love that song from The Supremes.