Goodbye (poem)

He knew his world was coming to an end

He saw it clearly written in her tears

A love a celebration of the years

Is stricken by the realms of let’s pretend

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What words can put a meaning to his fears

What meaning can give reason to portend

To help a broken heart alone transcend

This cloud of pain till hope again appears

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And in that long and lasting memory

When all that’s left is just to say goodbye

So far away from all the hows and whys

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He stares ahead at all which now must be

And in a distance hears an angel cry

And there within his lover’s arms he dies

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Faith Reaper 16 months ago from southern USA

Aw, saying goodbye to a loved one is so hard on both sides ...

Interesting and beautiful music.

Blessings


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xInspiredx 16 months ago from Arizona

Wow very emotional. I was definitely moved.


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bravewarrior 16 months ago from Central Florida

So sad. At least they were together when he was called to the angels. I think that's what I would want.


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BlossomSB 16 months ago from Victoria, Australia

Being together until the last moment is so special.


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MsDora 16 months ago from The Caribbean

Although you gave a clue in the first line, I still did not expect death to be the reason for the goodbye. This is beautiful.

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