Bemused He Sits (poem)

Bemused he sits and wonders all alone

Refused the reason that it came to this

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Entwined in bitter words had made him blind

Forlorn the heart which gave such mischief birth

Consigned to bear the weight of this mistake

Reborn the sweetness of their memories

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Recall the echoes of the moments shared

Beside the dreams they made along the way

Enthrall each whisper flowing from those eyes

Applied in making time itself their slave

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Aglow was promised sky the day they met

Unreal this treasure which was heaven sent

Although unsure what future laid ahead

Ideal had its beginning with a kiss

Luther!

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Faith Reaper 3 years ago from southern USA

I love that word "Bemused" and I have learned to not comment until you have added your imagery and video choice. So, I shall return : )

Hugs, Faith Reaper


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kashmir56 3 years ago from Massachusetts

Beautifully done my friend another awesome poem and video !


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Faith Reaper 3 years ago from southern USA

Very lovely, Mh! That is a pensive pose in your imagery, perfect. Oh, I do love Luther Vandross and "A House is Not a Home!"

Voted up ++++ and sharing

God bless, Faith Reaper


DJ Anderson 3 years ago

Luther Vandross--we lost a great singer.

"A House is Not a Home", written and recorded by Burt Bacharack who is one of the best song writers who ever lived.

A young lover wrapped in the thoughts of what could have been. A truth, a reality and shame.

Good job, Martin.

DJ.


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BlossomSB 3 years ago from Victoria, Australia

Lovely, Martin, and such a great choice of image, too.


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aviannovice 3 years ago from Stillwater, OK

Oh, indeed, home is where the heart is.


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vkwok 3 years ago from Hawaii

This is a really cleverly constructed poem.

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