Ezekiel Chard


Don't hold me back


Loving you I was, without doubting once
Waited for you I did, I couldn’t lose a chance
You of all flowers, lighted a smile on my face
It was you on my mind, and my heart ever since
Why I can’t move on? Please don’t hold me back
Together we were, though moment didn’t last
Down in the green valley, time wasn’t a waste
Your radiant colors, I was happy to see at last
Like all other flowers, your love was fading fast
Why I can’t move on? Please don’t hold me back
Not rose or jasmine, you were of special kind
All the moments together, I can’t get off my mind
Haunting me you are, your voice is in the wind
Heavy my heart become, when new flower I find
Why I can’t move on? Please don’t hold me back
Around the world I moved, I still smell your scent
Lonely bee I’ve become, for your holding my heart
Together we can’t be, and too bad I can’t forget
In love unlucky we were, different ways we went
Why I can’t move on? Please don’t hold me back
What can I do to forget? I’ve tried every spell
Unable to love again, it’s like I am living in hell
Captive I am, without passion I want to feel
In the bottom of misery, is where my heart dwells
Set my heart free I beg, so I can love again
Quit tormenting me, so I can’t feel the pain
Other flowers in the valley, their love I can gain
Why I can’t move on? Please don’t hold me back

Submitted: Monday, July 08, 2013
Edited: Monday, July 08, 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 (Don't hold me back by Ezekiel Chard )

Read all 1 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. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    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. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  3. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  4. Stafford's Cabin, Edwin Arlington Robinson
  5. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  6. If, Rudyard Kipling
  7. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  8. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe
  9. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou
  10. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
[Hata Bildir]