Treasure Island

Manonton Dalan

(virginia, usa)

Waiting For Smile


sharp claws rake her chest
so angry it tore all her flesh
tears falling won't subside
me too it broke my heart
i have a faint smile, i hide
fearful what else will part

i didn't notice snow falling
nor cold so terrible evening
my thought i wish i could share
pain, fear and anger to bear
deep in me i keep my weep
i was too tired; captured sleep

i want to scream to sky high
darkness, muted pulsating sigh
i heard myself, laughter echoes
empty eyes deep in its hollows
where are those wings i ask
wet, weary, helpless, i gasp

...next when sun shines thru
venetian blinds, i see glow
short but it does worth a wait
i am ease with breathe refresh
as snow start to melt from window
soothing my pain so as my sorrow

Submitted: Monday, January 27, 2014
Edited: Tuesday, January 28, 2014
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