Abdul Wahab


***River


Life

Layers after layers
Sucked up all the elements of light

In the abyss
A crone lies in the dark, pitch
Mystery of all the mysteries

No mind over there ever reached
Mother of all curiosities

Lower of the lowest
Sad of the saddest wave


Brighter than the brightest
No heart over there ever reached

In the zenith
A beautiful fairy resides
Wonder and surprises

Higher than the highest
Joy and delight

I know both of them
Joy and sorrow

I am your life
I go through
Higher than the high and lower than the low.




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Submitted: Saturday, November 03, 2012
Edited: Friday, June 07, 2013

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  • Joseph Sanchez (4/28/2014 10:55:00 AM)

    Life is a river ever flowing. The tide come in and returns to sea. High tides, low tides, we must all ride the waves of life. excellent writing. Enjoyed the read (Report) Reply

  • Heather Wilkins (5/20/2013 6:37:00 PM)

    Life is a river ever flowing. The tide come in and returns to sea. High tides, low tides, we must all ride the waves of life. excellent writing. Enjoyed the read (Report) Reply

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