Treasure Island

Adeline Foster

(Instructor of poetry, Hagerstown, MD)

How Long is Forever


No limit on our time is set
When youth is in full sway
But to a heart steeped in regret
Forever is a day

Submitted: Wednesday, September 25, 2013
Edited: Sunday, January 26, 2014

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Heyyou Boy (1/8/2012 2: 31: 00 AM)
Amazing how so few words can hold such power. Great work. Even though you make it appear easy.
Kaila George (11/23/2011 5: 06: 00 PM)
Smiles...its very touching poem....and to the point actually...hmmm...in a mere few lines you summed up what we call our lives...nice

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