Eman Elbadawi


I Had My Tears Dried - Poem by Eman Elbadawi

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First, I needed to cry
In utter pain
On every shoulder
I cried my eyes out
I cried
On every shoulder
That was available
I found - all
I found - pity
Not mercy.

Then, I went to cry
At His doors
I laid my heart
Down
On to the ground
Before
I knocked
'I'm here'
I found
My heart was in His hands
Again
I had myself
Veiled from pain
Soaked in mercy
And, with 'Love',
Sealed.


Comments about I Had My Tears Dried by Eman Elbadawi

  • Lyn Paul (8/4/2016 6:17:00 PM)


    Simply beautiful and So moving. (Report) Reply

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  • Susan Williams (8/4/2016 4:42:00 PM)


    Now that is gorgeous writing! ! ! Not fancy, not strung up with sparkling lights, no glitter hanging off every word. Just simple truth simply said. It deserves a 10 but the page that takes votes is not working today- -but this deserves a 10 (Report) Reply

  • (8/4/2016 4:32:00 PM)


    Lovely work very heartfelt and worded, you evoke your emotions extremely well, a great member poem of the day. (Report) Reply

  • Geetha Jayakumar (8/4/2016 10:27:00 AM)


    Congrats! ! ! Touching words poured from your heart. Loved reading it. (Report) Reply

  • Nosheen Irfan (8/4/2016 8:45:00 AM)


    A beautiful poem. Yes, faith can do wonders. Faith can heal. Enjoyed reading. (Report) Reply

  • Ahmed Gumaa Siddiek (8/4/2016 8:41:00 AM)


    Very touching Eman. This poem is about faith, typical to your name. Hope you enjoy your myself
    Veiled from pain
    Soaked in mercy
    And, with 'Love',
    (Report) Reply

  • (8/4/2016 1:19:00 AM)


    Very beautiful and touching poem. I really loved it and will read more of your work. God bless you and thanks for sharing. (Report) Reply

  • Edward Kofi Louis (8/4/2016 12:40:00 AM)


    In utter pain! Thanks for sharing this poem with us. (Report) Reply

  • Kim Barney (8/4/2016 12:21:00 AM)


    Congratulations of having this poem selected as Member Poem of the Day! Well done. (Report) Reply

  • (4/24/2008 2:29:00 AM)


    Indeed! Only He who stays with us when all the hollow claims retreat... He feeds... slakes and cures

    Read my 'Sajda' which is akin to what has been expressed by you

    Rehan
    (Report) Reply

  • Sulaiman Mohd Yusof (3/19/2008 12:06:00 AM)


    may the force be with you...........eternally. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, March 6, 2008



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