duke perry abrokwa


I am sorry


I'm so sorry the sun rises and sets,
The silver moon shimmers at night,
I'm sorry I know your smile is sweet,
Sweet as love and the pain the heart feels.
I'm sorry your body is blazed with beauty,
How content one can be? Just a glimpse dear one,
I noticed a gold light in your spirit,
And a need for warmth in your heart,
I know you're a Goddess,
One who's attributing is stealing my heart,
But don't worry I speak nothing of this,
Only if you let me glare into your eyes;
What more do I beg for?
I'm sorry voices say you're beautiful at night,
And I dare say you're beautiful at day,
I'm sorry you really did look ‘pretty' in your black shining coat,
How I danced with you on a lake of tears,
Poseidon did play the violin passionately,
As if to say ‘It's time to drown in love together',
And for that I am deeply sorry,
I'm still in debt for making me smile,
And making me cry when it rained,
I'm buried in dull guilt,
And so I'm sorry from every limb in my weak body,
From my mind and my soul,
I'm sorry from the heavens and my mortal,
I'm sorry I love you…

Submitted: Wednesday, March 07, 2012
Edited: Saturday, September 08, 2012
Listen to this poem:

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 (I am sorry by duke perry abrokwa )

Enter the verification code :

  • Dave Walker (3/7/2012 2:37:00 PM)

    A really great poem, like it, a great write.
    May i invite you to read my new poem called,
    The Holy Man. (Report) Reply

Read all 1 comments »

Top Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  10. Invictus
    William Ernest Henley

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. At Last A Rose, Electric Lady
  2. Needs, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  3. The Buffaloman Too A Chief Minister In B.., Bijay Kant Dubey
  4. Purpose, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  5. Sitting In The Time's House, Bijay Kant Dubey
  6. I Was Nearly Canonized Recently, Monk E. Biz
  7. Burquawalli, May I Ask, Why Is Saudi Ara.., Bijay Kant Dubey
  8. Friend 3, Neela Nath
  9. Chicken dance, gajanan mishra
  10. Being, RoseAnn V. Shawiak

Poem of the Day

poet Emily Dickinson

239

"Heaven"—is what I cannot reach!
The Apple on the Tree—
Provided it do hopeless—hang—
That—"Heaven" is—to Me!

...... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

poet John Burroughs

 

Member Poem

[Hata Bildir]