Sangnam Nam


O Actor


Life's but a play
O actor,
your role is to live
out your destiny and
that is all
Why cry ye?
The play is going to
end soon
Why be mad ye?
The play is only
for this life
and there will be
another coming soon
Weep not
Be mad not
but rejoice in this feast you are in
Life's but a blink of an eye.

Submitted: Tuesday, September 17, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, September 18, 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 (O Actor by Sangnam Nam )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Unrest Soul: Dark minds, Onyekachukwu Vincent Onyeche
  2. me &the dragon, gordon nosworthy
  3. A Free Mind, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  4. Dissolved, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  5. Go boothward young doves, moez meftah
  6. To Someone Special On Poemhunter, Electric Lady
  7. Thank You: from a dear friend, Almedia Knight Oliver
  8. Memories, anthony john cerrito, sr.
  9. The Sea, Somasekar Sivaprakash
  10. Gods Revenge, Tango Tango

Poem of the Day

poet John Clare

I love to see the old heath's withered brake
Mingle its crimpled leaves with furze and ling,
While the old heron from the lonely lake
Starts slow and flaps its melancholy wing,
...... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

poet Grace Paley

 

Trending Poems

  1. Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night, Dylan Thomas
  2. And Death Shall Have No Dominion, Dylan Thomas
  3. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe
  4. Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep, Mary Elizabeth Frye
  5. Fern Hill, Dylan Thomas
  6. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  7. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  8. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou
  9. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost
  10. Sonnet XVII, Pablo Neruda

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]