Why (poem)

The sun awakes another day

And flowers have so much to say

The whole world now seems on display

Forgotten now is yesterday

And all the reasons why

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Somewhere in my memory

Lost with things I didn’t see

Is all the hope which once was me

And how this fate has come to be

Within the hands of why

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Above me is a clear blue sky

It’s there my thoughts are doomed fly

If on some faith I can rely

Or perhaps here it too will die

Amid the tears of why

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A soldier that they used to know

With guns ablaze put on a show

Those youthful faces in a row

Together sing this song of woe

In choruses of why

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And so I feel my time is due

As darkness casts its lonely hue

My love my last thoughts were of you

Within your arms and I am through

Can someone explain why

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vkwok 2 years ago from Hawaii

You are indeed a master of words, Martin!

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