Treasure Island

Abdulhafeez Oyewole


Like Gold Dust


Pile up treasures; rise and fall.
And want the lake and not the land fall,
Hold the bizarre beast, I wish wife.
My life is abandoned to the Life.

Behold an ideal idol of a wife:
The down fall will soon be late,
Whilst the crescent lake will wait;
This day will emerge another life.

Now bread and butter set on the table,
But miss the compassionate ring of able,
And call for the lonely wandering widower,
This moment can't afford losing her.

Should I accept the defeat of livelihood,
And immortalize the spirit of widowhood?

My life is given to the Light.
These episodes of testing I can't face:
I plant prayer for its erase,
And wind for a save and safe alight.

Submitted: Monday, March 04, 2013
Edited: Monday, March 04, 2013

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 (Like Gold Dust by Abdulhafeez Oyewole )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Today I Am Grateful, Liilia Talts Morrison
  2. When love seemed extra special, Mark Heathcote
  3. Hand To Hold, Kelly Zion
  4. Can't Win, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  5. Free Samples, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  6. Dr. Lmst., RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  7. After An Unfortunate Incident, Morgan Michaels
  8. Only in Vegas, Angela K Brown
  9. Morning, Angela K Brown
  10. Shifting Afternoon, Angela K Brown

Poem of the Day

poet Robert Louis Stevenson

AT last she comes, O never more
In this dear patience of my pain
To leave me lonely as before,
Or leave my soul alone again.... Read complete »

   

Member Poem

Trending Poems

  1. 04 Tongues Made Of Glass, Shaun Shane
  2. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  3. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  4. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  5. Invictus, William Ernest Henley
  6. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening, Robert Frost
  7. A Dream Within A Dream, Edgar Allan Poe
  8. If, Rudyard Kipling
  9. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe
  10. Dreams, Langston Hughes

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]