She Comes (poem)

Here in the quiet of another day

It comes to me this echo of some past

Insistent shadow meaning meant to last

This something that a boy just threw away


She comes to claim the emptiness of time

This faceless figure hidden by my tears

Whose faithful heart has learned to conjure years

A song so sweet reminder of the crime


And there I sit a captive of my pain

As she recalls the kisses and the smile

Yes we were truly happy for awhile

Till so unclear would start this strange refrain


And though it hurts I’m glad she’s here with me

That like that boy this man will never be

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Patty Kenyon 4 years ago from Ledyard, Connecticut

Very Beautiful!!!!

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flashmakeit 4 years ago from usa

Another beautiful poem to enjoy!

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Olde Cashmere 4 years ago from Michigan, United States

What a knockout of a poem Mhatter. You are an inspiration for me with the way you craft your words. Voted up, awesome, beautiful, and interesting :)

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uzma shaheen 4 years ago from Lahore,Pakistan

beautiful expression of emotions. sharing it.keep it up good work.

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Jackie Lynnley 4 years ago from The Beautiful South

This faceless figure hidden by my tears...very beautiful.

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Janhorner 4 years ago

Lovely words. Your poems are always good to read.


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unknown spy 4 years ago from Neverland - where children never grow up.

Oh so lovely words. All my votes and up!

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CloudExplorer 4 years ago from New York City

Nice flow in this poem here bro, I thought it would turn out passionate and dirty like, but it fooled me and it was smooth and clean. Awesome stuff! voted up.

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LaThing 4 years ago from From a World Within, USA

Fascinating! Beautifully written, with sadness!! Love it..... Voting up, and awesome!

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Jools99 4 years ago from North-East UK

Wonderful mhatter, very moving.

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dghbrh 4 years ago from ...... a place beyond now and beyond here !!!

wow....such a beautiful sad poem....very touchy.

'.....And there I sit a captive of my pain...' and here is sit a captive of your poem, awesome really....!

voted up and all....sharing too.

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Cristale 4 years ago from Florida

Very moving and heart-felt! Great job!

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kumar24894 4 years ago from Fuck of HUBPAGES

Did not made me cry, but it is awesome poem. :)

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Gypsy Rose Lee 4 years ago from Riga, Latvia

Voted up and beautiful. I toast to your touching poem with that wine glass in the pic.

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Ann1Az2 4 years ago from Orange, Texas

A sad lesson learned, perhaps? Well done, M Voted up.

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aviannovice 4 years ago from Stillwater, OK

The sentiment is so strong. You did well.

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Pamela-anne 4 years ago from Kitchener, Ontario

What a lovely poem so heart felt and the music was most enjoyed as well thanks for sharing take care and stay connected

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shiningirisheyes 4 years ago from Upstate, New York

Beautiful hatter!

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A.A. Zavala 4 years ago from Texas

Awesome poetry. Love the flow...

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always exploring 4 years ago from Southern Illinois

Wow, Deep and beautiful...

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Deborah Brooks 4 years ago from Brownsville,TX

just beautiful.. I would like to take lessons from you.. Your poetry is awesome


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Lisawilliamsj 4 years ago

This is beautiful, I voted up!

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PHILLYDREAMER 4 years ago from Lodi, New Jersey

Experience will keep us from making many stupid mistakes.

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