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Unwritten Soul

Yesterday...I Was With You

I am sorry
Deeply from my heart
Do you know today? my dear
I broke your favorite cup...(don't be angry)
When i prepared tea for two
Just i want like to have something
Sipping tea under the full moon like we had yesterday
However today all my fingers got only blood
Cut by the broken glasses
But they are so kind to me
Not enough for me to feel the pain
Not much compared what shattered in my broken heart
Perhaps it consumes all of me, all my strength

Living with your shadow
You are not here today
Glad I still can see your smile
Only by the picture that's how I could now
I know, i must know
That i will never listen to your laughing again
But forever i will remember our last laugh
When i was with you

Do you know my dear?
I never thought it was today
'Why all of sudden you quiet' I said
Maybe you are in better place with Him now
Just yesterday we here and now you gone
Tell me how far it from here
Will you wait for me then
Will you?

I always be missing you forever now
To remember again, i am broken more
Because just yesterday
I was with you
But no more again
Today nor tomorrow

How can I live my day tomorrow
When I cant escape from beautiful yesterday
Yesterday, when i was with you
And today i cant never have it
Never again...

If yesterday never went away
Sure I am here, here still with you
Looking the full moon
But yesterday has died so all of us will soon
But I know someday
Somewhere in a new place
We'll meet again...
Like yesterday
When i was with you

Like yesterday my dear
When i was with you...

Submitted: Thursday, September 19, 2013
Edited: Friday, September 20, 2013

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Poet's Notes about The Poem

It's hard to put something like this....i don't know if i supposed to do this...but i wrote this as i inspired by the Valerie, one of my favorite writer in this website. She lost her husband and i was trying to be on her shoes to write the feeling but never i know what she feels... i know she feel pain more than this..Val always strong as i always seen...Just Val, you always have me whatever and whenever you want to share..your friend, Unwritten Soul

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  • Veteran Poet - 3,922 Points Khairul Ahsan (10/10/2013 11:58:00 AM)

    'But yesterday has died so all of us will soon
    But I know someday
    Somewhere in a new place
    We'll meet again...
    Like yesterday
    When i was with you'
    So beautifully said!
    It's an amazing expression of empathy for a fellow poet, placing oneself in her shoes in her difficult time.
    My heartfelt condolences to Valerie May God be with her. (Report) Reply

  • Silver Star - 8,822 Points Heather Wilkins (10/8/2013 7:11:00 PM)

    this is a beautiful touching write very emotional. Recalling many a yesterday. But it will never be repeated. my second read 10 (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 136 Points Rekha Mandagere (10/2/2013 8:49:00 PM)

    This is a stage and we are all actors. After our role gets over, we take an exit by giving chance for other actors to play their significant roles. This cycle goes on. Ultimately those who met yesterday will meet again in future. Let us conduct our duties and take an exit from this world. Soul you have artistically handled the situation. My love is always with valerie. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 416 Points Shahzia Batool (9/30/2013 12:04:00 AM)

    a complete self-negation of the poet makes such writes possible...and here you did not bother for the facts and figures but tried to lend a touch of creativity and originality of your own...written with a feel, read with a feel too! ! ! (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Unbreakable Heart (9/29/2013 3:18:00 AM)

    That so sad :) ... Hope Val is okay now and she's trying reach out the pain that she felt~!
    I like this poem.. :) (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 120 Points Siyabonga A Nxumalo (9/28/2013 11:39:00 AM)

    Emotional poem written beautifully Soul, our condolences go out to Valerie and her family during this trying time.
    Siya_! ! (Report) Reply

  • Silver Star - 8,822 Points Heather Wilkins (9/26/2013 12:55:00 PM)

    You have accomplished everything you have set out to do. Val will be very pleased I am sure. A touching read (Report) Reply

  • Freshman - 1,490 Points Anthony Di''anno (9/25/2013 6:16:00 AM)

    I see nothing wrong in you having written and posted this beautifully tender heartfelt message of togetherness Unwritten Soul :)

    It is impossible to know what others feel like treading their paths and even harder when wearing their shoes. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 12 Points Farah Ilyas (9/23/2013 12:57:00 PM)

    your poem brought tears in my eyes, no one surely will take one's place Valerie, but hope He vl be always with you in the form of beautiful memories..isn, t it?
    indeed touching n moving poem.
    conveys more than its saying. (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 3,449 Points Lyn Paul (9/21/2013 10:01:00 AM)

    These are very special words Soul. The tears could have filled a tea cup. Words that would have moved Valerie yet given her such strength, simply because of your beautiful words and care Thank you (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 913 Points Susan Lacovara (9/21/2013 8:26:00 AM)

    I loved this poem, my friend, Soul...so well expressed, sent shivers down my spine. Keep the beauty that is shared poetry coming. PEACE and plenty under the full moon we are gifted. (Report) Reply

  • Freshman - 1,944 Points Valerie Dohren (9/20/2013 3:39:00 PM)

    Beautifully expressed Soul, you have captured the essence of bereavement so well. It is a privilege that you are my friend, and I thank you, I am humbled indeed. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 0 Points Nader Baheri (9/20/2013 12:41:00 PM)

    knowing that we will meet our beloved someday after death is really soothing for the one who has to keep his or her living on.

    peace be upon him ~nb (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 14 Points Alookh (matin) (9/20/2013 8:42:00 AM)

    Ah! ....sad.....so sad.......what should we do when we lose our closest ones....its truly hard...i can not imagine....its very sad.....losing our frnds....our loves.....i dont want to imagine....no....i hate Goodbyes! ! ...of any kind....please...ohh! ....this poem made me really sad....why do humans leave....i know...i know...its a deep pain....oh i dont let the tears come...but they want to....im sad soul! ...im sad....it reminded me of one my frnds who left me because of that damn cancer! ! ! i cried alot and now again i want to....but i dont let them come down from my eyes....oh! im very sad...i'm always frightened of making deep friendship because i'm afraid to lose them one day....oh! now as im writing these lines my eyes are wet....but i wont cry....ur poem is very touching dear soul! ....very touching....life is beautiful but its pain.... (Report) Reply

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