Treasure Island

Ehi Abah

(27-01-1994 / Lagos, Nigeria.)

An Ode To What Never Was


I loved you so much I let you go
Or maybe I loved me too much to hold on
You'd planned our end before we began
And I feared my heart was too fragile
To swell with such anticipation
And then have a boulder crash on it

You knew little
I knew nothing
We both had our fears
But I'd hoped we'll look more to our love

I hope fate's winds
Blow us back together
Better still, I hope God's hands
Join ours forever

Submitted: Monday, September 30, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, October 01, 2013
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