Sweet Surrender

Tick tock, tick tock,

The sands of Time march on.

Before this day's dilemma's solved,

Thus, forth comes the dawn.

Worry not. The past is gone.

Twill change it not a tittle.

The morrow's yet beyond our grasp,

It ebbs the tide but little.

Each moment past is another lost,

Its fullness should we give it.

For with each dusk falls much regret

If fail we now to live it.

The Winds of Life blow faintly by,

And yearn our sweet surrender.

To savor now each moment full

Will reap a spirit tender.


"Copyright 2011, All Rights Reserved."

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I*n*v*i*c*t*u*s 6 years ago

Beautifully written and great messege!

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tnderhrt23 6 years ago Author

Many thanks, I*n*V*i*c*t*u*s*

abiscardi 6 years ago

My very first commment goes to you as a hubber for only 3 days! I enjoyed that very much...especially the last two lines. I agree with i*n*v*i*c*t*u*s, great message!

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tnderhrt23 6 years ago Author

Welcome to HubPages, I am honored that you chose my work for your first comment! I, also, am new. This is a great place and I am glad to be here as well! Thanks for stopping by!

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fenzero 6 years ago from Arizona

Such an amazing message, there's so much to see in the now if we just absorb it with every breath. I really enjoyed this. =)

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tnderhrt23 6 years ago Author

fenzero, Thank you. This piece came at a time in my life when the message is exactly what I needed to hear...

PoeticWill18 6 years ago

Wonderful & unique

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tnderhrt23 6 years ago Author

Again, thank you Will! It is always an honor to receive such comments from another very talented writer!

peacenhim 6 years ago

Beautiful and so very true. Steeped in Wisdom!!

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