David Harris

(18 June 1945 / Bradfield, England)

Invitation


I received your invitation;
sorry I will not be there.
After loving you for so long,
it would be too much to bear.
As the invitation slips through my fingers,
I remember how your love slipped away,
so I am sending back you invitation,
the invitation for your wedding day.
I don’t think you will miss me,
as he will be holding you tight.
I will only bring back bad memories
and you wouldn’t want them tonight,
so I am sending back your invitation,
the invitation for your wedding day.
For my dearest darling
it is the only and best way.

(Written in the 1960’s exact date unknown)

Submitted: Friday, April 11, 2008

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

What do you think this poem is about?



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 (Invitation by David Harris )

Enter the verification code :

Read all 2 comments »

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Saturated, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  2. I would never hurt you, The Princess is
  3. One Mode of Mortal Devotion, William Park
  4. Glow worm, Mark Heathcote
  5. FOOT STEPS, Harold R Hunt Sr
  6. The Highest Human Virtue Surprisingly Is.., Mr. Nobody
  7. Time Marches on, Harold R Hunt Sr
  8. Our First Day, Harold R Hunt Sr
  9. Another Day, Harold R Hunt Sr
  10. Who Am I?, Harold R Hunt Sr

Poem of the Day

poet Charles Stuart Calverley

He stood, a worn-out City clerk —
Who'd toil'd, and seen no holiday,
For forty years from dawn to dark —
Alone beside Caermarthen Bay.
...... Read complete »

   

Trending Poems

  1. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  2. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe
  3. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost
  4. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  5. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  6. Alone, Edgar Allan Poe
  7. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  8. No Man Is An Island, John Donne
  9. If, Rudyard Kipling
  10. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]