Treasure Island

Charlie F. Kane

(14/1/1989 / Solihull, Birmingham)

Ophelia is Drowning


Ophelia is drowning,
And she is not afraid,
She thinks death quite romantic
At 20 she is already an old maid.

Ophelia is drowning
In a view for all too see
In a unrequited suicide
For a love such as he.

Ophelia is drowning,
Her faded fingers hold a wedding bouquet,
And the water fills her lungs
She will never see her wedding day.

15/04/07

Submitted: Tuesday, April 15, 2008

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