Treasure Island

RoseAnn V. Shawiak

(October 6,1950 / New Jersey)

Loss Of A Lifetime


Driving it home in a song of uncontained love left dying on the concrete sidewalk.
Everyone walking by, not noticing the pain a person is going through as they die inside from the loss of a lifetime.
Being taken from someone you've loved all your life is devastating and unable to be held inside.
A torrent of tears fall quickly, soaking the ground with intense suffering, leaving a hole in a now empty heart.
Mourning throughout the grief left behind, not knowing where to turn.

Submitted: Friday, October 04, 2013
Edited: Friday, October 04, 2013

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