A Requiem For Vampire Loverswe met within the mistA Requiem For Vampire Lovers by *peterdawes
somewhere between the moon and stars,
a gothic angel and a pale gentleman
lost deep inside the night.
as you tilted your head upward
porcelain teeth reflected
the glow of the nocturne within a sea of seduction
and i recall musing to myself
that i had scarcely seen a woman so fair.
black dress and light-colored skin
crimson lips and ethereal eyes,
the chill of death converged with
the warmth of passion
as though the light of sun had emerged
to send us both to our funeral pyres.
and when i kissed those lips
the soul within me clamored to be sold to you
as though it were still up for purchase.
i could hav