Ways to Be Romantic #7: Recite Poetry While Making Love
Written September 2001
Disclaimer: The characters within are property of LFN Productions, Warner Bros., and USA Network. No infringement is intended. This series is based off of the book “1001 Ways to Be Romantic” by Gregory J.P. Godek.
Their bodies moved together in the moonlight. Madeline breathed softly beneath him, savoring each tender kiss on her skin. As Paul gazed into her eyes, he spoke.
“‘Shall I compare thee to a summer’s day?'”
She chuckled slightly at first but found herself becoming hypnotized by his voice. The intimacy of the sonnet aroused her, and as he continued his recital, their pace grew quicker until tremors of ecstasy rushed through them.
He kissed her softly, whispering the final promise. “‘So long as men can breathe, or eyes can see, So long lives this, and this gives life to thee.'”