Gabriel Gauci Maistre

(Pieta, Malta)

Be With You


Remember when I got sick
After that Saturday night
I still came to school that week

Even though I had scorching fever
Like a hot summer day
Even though I had a terrible cough
One which would never stop
Even though I had a sore throat
As though a desert lay in my throat

But I lied
I came to school
Not to avoid missing my lectures
No

I came
Just to be
With you

Submitted: Saturday, April 21, 2012

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

What do you think this poem is about?



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 With You by Gabriel Gauci Maistre )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

New Poems

  1. Hindi haiku 23 oct, S.D. TIWARI
  2. It's Me: A Woman, Afshan Fatima
  3. Fortress, Edward Kofi Louis
  4. 152. Extempore in the Court of Session, Robert Burns
  5. With No Rest, Edward Kofi Louis
  6. A Dark Cloud, Edward Kofi Louis
  7. When we were, 107 tshepzen
  8. 379. Song—Fragment—Love for love, Robert Burns
  9. Snail, snake!, Edward Kofi Louis
  10. 89. The Ordination, Robert Burns

Poem of the Day

poet Robert William Service

Just Home and Love! the words are small
Four little letters unto each;
And yet you will not find in all
The wide and gracious range of speech
Two more so tenderly complete:
...... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

poet Paul Muldoon

 

Trending Poems

  1. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  2. Invictus, William Ernest Henley
  3. Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night, Dylan Thomas
  4. Home And Love, Robert William Service
  5. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  6. O Captain! My Captain!, Walt Whitman
  7. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe
  8. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  9. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  10. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]