Lora Colon

Silver Star - 3,003 Points (26 September 1944 / Missouri - United States)

Be Happy, My Love Poem by Lora Colon


Try to be happy without me, my love,
It's not our fault we never met;
Though you're living in a lonely place
Try not to feel much regret.

Be happy, my love, try to be content
With whomever is sharing your life;
Don't think of the one you never met,
The one who should be your wife.

My love, try not to feel resentful,
Don't suffer for what cannot be;
Fate has been cruel and relentless
In its dealings with you and me.

Be happy, my love, hide your suffering,
In Life's Book, it's all written down,
We have our scripts and positions on Stage,
Soon the final curtain will come down.

Have faith, my love, keep believing
In second chances for you and me;
We'll stand together on that Glorious Stage,
Playing lovers for eternity!

Submitted: Wednesday, March 27, 2013

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Form:


Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (Be Happy, My Love by Lora Colon )

  • Veteran Poet - 1,360 Points Loyd C. Taylor, Sr. (5/21/2014 3:44:00 PM)

    Hello poet Lora, how are you? This was an enchanting poem and eternal love and faith, great work! Loyd (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 7,034 Points Khairul Ahsan (3/13/2014 12:38:00 PM)

    Whenever I read this poem, I am overwhelmed with emotions. Glory to lost love! 10/10. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 23 Points Thomas Vaughan Jones (1/17/2014 5:46:00 PM)

    Evocative, emotional and with just the right touch of pathos. What's up with these Americans, have they no red blood? (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 1,703 Points Stephen Katona (1/15/2014 2:34:00 PM)

    A complex poem on lost love, and hope. It can be read in many ways, so each reader can find something to help them understand their own lost loves, and emotions. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 105 Points Mehri Mehraban (11/17/2013 3:01:00 PM)

    An amazing love poem, the Climax of Real love
    We'll stand together on that Glorious Stage,
    Playing lovers for eternity! (Report) Reply

Read all 5 comments »

Famous Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  3. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  4. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. Caged Bird
    Maya Angelou
  8. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  10. A Dream Within A Dream
    Edgar Allan Poe
Trending Poets
Trending Poems
  1. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  2. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  3. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  4. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  5. If, Rudyard Kipling
  6. Caged Bird, Maya Angelou
  7. A Dream Within A Dream, Edgar Allan Poe
  8. Warning, Jenny Joseph
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening, Robert Frost
  10. Dreams, Langston Hughes
[Hata Bildir]