Wendy Bureau

Cheat Of Devotion - Poem by Wendy Bureau

Unfathomable resentment
Treachery found, in lover's myth
Infidelity, grand blasphemy
Consented not, by whom you’re with

Forbidden as the sacred fruit
Flesh, of another's sensuous form
Breach of Love's commitment
Festers, unleashing jealousy's storm

Unbridled, tempers flare
Red hot embers of disgust
Belittled by lust, betrayed
Volcanic explosion, destroying trust

Separation of scenic demise
Bethink a tragedy, a sin
Burned, seared upon thy heart
A cheat of devotion, Devil's kin

Comments about Cheat Of Devotion by Wendy Bureau

  • Rookie Bob Gibson (4/7/2009 11:26:00 PM)

    again and again! i feel the unbridled passion that went into this poem! i love your work Wendy! truly! (Report) Reply

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  • Rookie Bob Gibson (4/3/2009 1:08:00 PM)

    Brilliantly written Wendy! such unbridled passion has gone into this poem
    i could feel the knives of injustice just reading it,
    fantastic, a ten! regards Bob (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 274 Points Kesav Easwaran (8/9/2008 7:44:00 AM)

    strong poetic words beautifully framed in well organized lines...good write, Wendy...10 grade (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 1,931 Points James B. Earley (7/21/2008 11:34:00 AM)

    Excellent composition. Please read 'Stolen Moments.' (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Susan Jarvis (6/17/2008 1:08:00 PM)

    'Red hot embers of disgust/ belittled by lust...' this says it all - magnificently penned. A marvellously purging piece (at least, I hope it was!) S ;) (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Bob Gibson (6/17/2008 12:51:00 PM)

    A very powerful poem, such strong emotions! beatifully portrayed (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, June 17, 2008

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