The wind rushes over her bare shoulders
and his hands
brush warmth over her naked flesh
“I wonder where your dreams come from.”
He muses as she breathes comfort
at his touch
Stirring in her sleep to show a smile and a squirm. He smiles
and brushes his fingertips lightly over her face.
“I wonder where your dreams lead you.”
his fingers over her body as she turns toward him.
“ I wonder how often you run scared.”
He whispers as she opens her eyes and gazes
at his face.
“You are safe with me, stop running.”
Her eyes fill with tears
as she smiles and pulls him close. She floats words into his ear: