Jesus James Llorico


Photos


'As I look closely
At these photos
What I see clearly
Is faded youth

For bright faces then
I used to see
But now a memory
Of past beauty

These photos taken
Are now retained
And never forgotten
In hearts forever

As we slowly cling
To fading time
These photos will bring
A silent story.'

Submitted: Friday, October 18, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, October 23, 2013

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  • Rookie - 8 Points Sj Holland (10/29/2013 8:33:00 AM)

    Hi Jesus: Beautiful, haunting poem that is lovely in its gossamer expression. Wispy memories that are with us always, aided by the beauty of photos. Simply and well-written, as usual. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 123 Points marvin brato (10/27/2013 7:32:00 AM)

    NIce sentiments kababayan... truly photos retains past memories of our youth! (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 158 Points Queeny Gona (10/20/2013 5:22:00 AM)

    Wonderful read, memories associated with photographs! (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 0 Points Geetima Baruah Sarma (10/18/2013 6:07:00 AM)

    Photos rewind stories of the past and we become nostalgic. A lovely poem. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Rehab Helmy (10/18/2013 5:31:00 AM)

    Very nice, photo albums remind us of our gorgeous memories (Report) Reply

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