In the desert of my day,

as dunes consume
each aimless step

and heat thieves
every fleeting dream,

I journey
toward that paradise

- the oasis of your eyes -

finding it
revives my sight

I wander
from its light.

Oasis © Copyright 2021, Robert J. Tiess.

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42 words.  Temporary escape from reality challenge prompt link: https://allpoetry.com/contest/2764496-Temporary-escape-from-reality-
Submitted: November 1, 2020

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