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Friends Lost

Updated on March 23, 2012

Friends Lost

By Tony DeLorger © 2011

Upon my throne I sit confused,

my friends once fair have gone I muse.

Life ensued and ate them up,

no fault of mine no act corrupt.

Just circumstance and marriage break,

has lost my friends and caused this ache.

For I am now alone it seems,

a product of my shattered dreams.

Abandonment has claimed my soul,

and left my heart a gaping whole.

Where once I loved and merry made,

now sits an empty cup I crave.

Once filled with wine as soft as silk,

it now is dry, bereft of ilk.

I miss those days of joy and fun,

where friends embraced and damage none.

But know that life has just begun,

I must accept and carry on.

Sometimes life just culls the heard,

and we must change not act absurd.

Let go of past and friendships lost,

re-enter life not count the cost.

For cycles come and cycles go,

and life ensues and heaven knows.

I must be strong and chances take,

to live my life and joyous make.

New friends will no doubt find me here,

alone no more, I’ll reappear.


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      Tony DeLorger 5 years ago from Adelaide, South Australia

      Thankyou VendettaVixen, glad you appreciated it.

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      VendettaVixen 5 years ago from Ireland

      Beautiful flow and rhythm. Very touching, too.

      I really enjoyed this - nice work.

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      Tony DeLorger 6 years ago from Adelaide, South Australia

      Thanks for reading sunitibah19

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      SBHK 6 years ago from India

      great,,, reading it made me remember of my friends

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      Tony DeLorger 6 years ago from Adelaide, South Australia

      That's for sure rafken. This experience has turned into my social life, and I'm not complaining. thanks for reading

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      rafken 6 years ago from The worlds my oyster

      Great hub, but remember you are never alone, with the hubbers here.