Treasure Island

Marites C. Cayetano

(Philippines)

Give Me One More Day


Give me one more day
to bring you flowers
for the weeds are so many
to clear away.

Give me one more day
to get to you
for the wind is so strong
it made me slow.

Give me one more day
to live so strong
so I can do everything
for you my love.

Give me one more day
to love you dear
so I can close my eyes
...peacefully.

Submitted: Thursday, March 28, 2013
Edited: Thursday, March 28, 2013
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