“Dreams are true while they last, and do we not live in dreams?”   –  Alfred Lord Tennyson


“I think we dream so we don’t have to be apart so long. If we’re in each other’s dreams, we can play together all night.”   –  Bill Watterson


“Our truest life is when we are in dreams awake.”   –  Henry David Thoreau



for that is what

you are



stealing my thoughts

having your way with them


the nights

are the hardest

in your absence

pillows cannot

caress me

their support fails


running rampant

through my dreams

always three


i feel the

roughness of

your hands


your voice reverberates

in whispers and moans

and at times I marvel

as your warmth

penetrates my





Author: Léa

A wanderer who has found home and herself in the South of France.

17 thoughts on “thief”

  1. This is very beautifully sad Lea, and reinforces humanness.

    And my favourite quote of these is the third one; it is one of my all time favourites.




      1. Without a doubt. I also like Mark Twain and but there are so many others… 🙂

        Merci beaucoup! 🙂 xxxx

  2. love the three dimensional dreams..the thief steeling the thoughts….and what is he doing with them..this all intermingles beautifully…

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