Nude Sensuality

December 14, 2016

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Desnudo sensualidad – a painting by Francisco Alarcón

Dew point
looks to you to chase

the delicate moths of mists
on your short tether.

To put red lips
on pencilled life models,

you don’t have long.
A glare of winter,

a wink long enough
for a rumour to start.

Gordon Mason