Starry Eyed Forever (A Poem)

Is Jesus starry eyed forever

or does his shadow turn

when the one he loves deserts him

in spite of all he learns

.


And does he ever doubt it

when his heart says we'll be true

and bless his name forever

for all he gets us through

.


Without a doubt we doubt him

when he tells us all is well

though daybreak be assaulted

with hues of flaming hell

.


We walk away and leave him

and scream that he's to blame

when wrongfully we're treated

and can't explain the pain

.


But he knows just what it feels like

when hangmen come our way

he left them surely swinging

from the ropes they came to play

.


He's starry eyed forever

because he stands so true

to everything he teaches

what hasn't he been through

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prasetio30 2 years ago from malang-indonesia

Beautiful poem and I like it very much. Thanks for share. Take care!


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Wrath Warbone 2 years ago from Cleveland, Ohio Author

Thank You, prasetio30. I am glad you like it and it is good to hear from you again.

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