Martina Moriarty

Rookie - 298 Points (15/04/1964 / Kerry)

After The Rain


I found myself drowning
in my own tormented tears
nowhere to run...nowhere to hide!
I begged for some forgiveness...
from dark and lonely skies!

Life had left me long ago, body carried on
all my sorrow sealed beneath...
a soul to call upon
empty of emotion
on bended knees I prayed
to touch your hand just one more
time to chase the dark away!

Now we stand together, a smile upon our face
the light ahead it shines a path
forever to embrace.
This road has been a mindful one,
your shoes a painful walk...
my only wish to bathe your feet..
and kiss them dry in warmth

No more a heart is bleeding,
surrendered to a anew
from far away a sign of hope
happened upon my view.

Submitted: Wednesday, December 04, 2013
Edited: Monday, March 02, 2015
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  • Rookie - 21 Points Suman Kumar Das (12/8/2013 8:10:00 AM)

    beautifully composed......with deep a deep thought.................loved it..

    i also invite to read my writes and put your comments. (Report) Reply

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