Babatunde Aremu


Let's Hope Today Remains


Let's hope today never slept
And the sun never set
Let's hope the sky remains bright
And the stars twinkle forever
Let's hope the jubilation continues
And banters are exchanged like currency
Let's hope we speak with a tongue
And the cardinal points are focused
Let's hope this convoy
Is like that of bees
Moving together to produce honey
Let's hope we are like a bunch of broom
That sweeps away debris from the land.
Let's hope today remains.

Submitted: Thursday, April 12, 2012
Edited: Monday, August 06, 2012

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 (Let's Hope Today Remains by Babatunde Aremu )

Enter the verification code :

  • Ruth Walters (2/14/2013 3:37:00 AM)

    Some days are so special, some days all our hopes are fulfilled and yes, we wish they would last forever......... (Report) Reply

  • Dave Walker (4/12/2012 4:53:00 AM)

    A fantastic poem, really like it, a great write.
    May i invite you to read my new poen called,
    A Single Blade Of Grass. (Report) Reply

Read all 2 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

New Poems

  1. Spiritual Life, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  2. I Saw Planets, Naveed Akram
  3. Saviour By The Road Side, Juwon Daniel
  4. went a walk, lee fones
  5. The Moon's Present Woe, cheryl davis miller
  6. Funeral, Gangadharan nair Pulingat..
  7. Mount Patsy Land, Richard Thripp
  8. dOnE - Paying kEtCh uP, sEaN nOrTh
  9. Laid as wreath, hasmukh amathalal
  10. The Coconut, Meena Somasundaram

Poem of the Day

poet Sir Walter Scott

The moon's on the lake, and the mist's on the brae,
And the Clan has a name that is nameless by day;
Then gather, gather, gather Grigalach!
Gather, gather, gather Grigalach!

...... Read complete »

   
[Hata Bildir]