Philip Carter

Rookie - 10 Points (London)

Don't Weep My Dear


Why are you weeping so my dear
Those pretty eyes are not meant for tears
Bring back the smile upon your face
For I am now in a nicer place
There is no pain I can feel
My life before seems so unreal
My soul is free to wander far
There are no closed doors, my way to bar
This peaceful realm, where there is no war
Just the love of those who went before
My ancestors who laughed and cried
Are here with me, where I now reside
So my love, please don't cry
For I know this is not goodbye
I know that we will meet again
And once more our love we will regain.

Submitted: Wednesday, September 04, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, September 04, 2013

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Poet's Notes about The Poem

Just came to me in the night, it may find solace of those who have lost someone.

Comments about this poem (Don't Weep My Dear by Philip Carter )

  • Rookie - 423 Points Krishnakumar Chandrasekar Nair (10/29/2013 10:40:00 AM)

    God who made the lips to smile
    He also made those eyes to cry
    And being down here make it worth your while
    As time is something we can't buy....

    Good poem Sir and thank you for your warm comments on my poem (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 9,730 Points Heather Wilkins (10/13/2013 4:00:00 PM)

    a final good-bye but looking to the future with hope, nice ink (Report) Reply

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