Treasure Island

David Whalen

(5/18/38 / Covington Kentucky)

Could It Be



Could it be
That you still love me
And if so
What good to know?

So many years
Have passed my dear
Couldst the flame
Remain aglow?

Perhaps we all
Best let it rest
Leave it in the past
And not worry so

It’s water o’er the dam…
The candle extinguished…
The ship that sailed
So long ago

Yet if perchance we
Could have one last dance
Warm words whispered
Soft and low

We might find out
That without a doubt
After all these years
We still love each other
…so…


Submitted: Sunday, November 17, 2013
Edited: Monday, November 18, 2013
Listen to this poem:

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 (Could It Be by David Whalen )

Enter the verification code :

Read all 1 comments »

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. gustakhi karke ched gyin uski aankhein, Yashvardhan Goel
  2. mukda, Yashvardhan Goel
  3. No More Yelling, Michael McParland
  4. The Wilderness We Abandon, Robert Rorabeck
  5. Best Lesson, sallam yassin
  6. Our Heavenly Souls, Robert Rorabeck
  7. Nightmares and Daydreams, Shane V. Hill
  8. Within My Mind Holds Dreams, Lilly Emery
  9. The Right Question, David Barz
  10. Confusing, george albot

Poem of the Day

poet Walt Whitman

ARM’D year! year of the struggle!
No dainty rhymes or sentimental love verses for you, terrible year!
Not you as some pale poetling, seated at a desk, lisping cadenzas
piano;
...... Read complete »

   

Trending Poems

  1. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  3. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou
  4. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost
  5. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  6. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  7. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe
  8. A Dream Within A Dream, Edgar Allan Poe
  9. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  10. As I Grew Older, Langston Hughes

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]