Melvin T


Happiness


the rarity of happiness
the value is priceless
no money can buy
you can't even try

It is hard to get
remember to treasure it
but if it was easy to obtain
do you think we'll still be in pain?

I believe so because sadly
our hearts long for what we can't get
time passes fast when we are happy
but just remember to cherish it


COPYRIGHTED

Submitted: Sunday, January 11, 2009
Edited: Sunday, January 11, 2009

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

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 (Happiness by Melvin T )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

Trending Poets

Trending Poems

  1. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  3. Invictus, William Ernest Henley
  4. If, Rudyard Kipling
  5. Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night, Dylan Thomas
  6. Church Street Bomb blast, Gert Strydom
  7. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening, Robert Frost
  8. A Dream Within A Dream, Edgar Allan Poe
  9. The Raven, Edgar Allan Poe
  10. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda

Poem of the Day

poet Alfred Edward Housman

The time you won your town the race
We chaired you through the market-place;
Man and boy stood cheering by,
And home we brought you shoulder-high.

...... Read complete »

   

Member Poem

New Poems

  1. Darling Dare, katusiime jeresi
  2. That And This, Indira Renganathan
  3. Florette's Woods, Nika McGuin
  4. Merger, Nalini Jyotsana Chaturvedi
  5. Naat-Zaufishan Nabi Hayn, Akhtar Jawad
  6. Extension, Asit Kumar Sanyal
  7. Of the old church, Emmanuel George Cefai
  8. Who will sit when bound to lose?, Emmanuel George Cefai
  9. Jewelry of the heavens, Emmanuel George Cefai
  10. My throat sings not more, Emmanuel George Cefai
[Hata Bildir]