A Modest Plea

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Date: June 12, 2018 (3 months ago)


My lungs remember every note of that loud yet calming tune
The bird sang when a quiet ray illuminated your face that afternoon
I stepped forward and you gave me not a promise, but a serene hope
Your lips were covered with doubt but I took its curves as a sacred oath

You wrote me sonnets smeared with fear and questions in every corner
I though it was poetic, my heart even fluttered through every layer
We glided around, went back and forth between trepidations and valor
It was fun until the weary waves finally disgruntled the young sailor

I laughed and danced along as we went through an emotional spin
But your uncertainties have become callous thorns against my skin
Your voice flaunted the hesitation in your every word
Enshrining your tongue like a protective sword

But you cannot forever keep me in this murky box of confusion
I have ripped enough veins trying to guess your intentions
I will unclench my fist and let you come home to your thoughts
Do untwine the tangled chains, do read the lines beetween every fold

If you finally realize that there is somewhere else you belong
Untie the old rose ribbon and sing me one last song
With gratitude and pain, I will take my final place
Anywhere is better than a bar filled with smoky haze

But if you ever find that delicate seed of belief in the idea of us
Summon th...

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Jhon_eyecatcher
June 12, 2018 (3 months ago)

Nice one..... and to the last part sometimes even the strongest heart can broken in to peace

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singingintherain
June 12, 2018 (3 months ago)

Thank you :)

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JacktheStripper
June 12, 2018 (3 months ago)

"Untie the old rose ribbon and sing me one last song"

I imagined you felt the heaviest on this line.

Takes strength and courage to say you are willing to let go.

Nice piece :)

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singingintherain
June 12, 2018 (3 months ago)

Takes even more strength and courage to actually do so.

Thank you Jackieee

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tin0t0pak
June 12, 2018 (3 months ago)

👊

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singingintherain
June 14, 2018 (3 months ago)

✋🏻 You lose. Haha
Thanks for dropping by :)

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Rex_Jones
June 14, 2018 (3 months ago)

I'm scratching my head after reading this poem. I always thought she's mostly about humor especially when in the chatroom and then this reaction O_O after reading this. It never fails to surprise when there's a great poem coming from the unexpected. It's that same feeling that a single read is not enough but a couple more to satisfy.

If its only possible for the users to have a vote an such a poem, then once enough votes are collected it gets moved to its own section of this website. :) Because these are the types that are for keeps and would still be a great read for years to come.

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singingintherain
June 14, 2018 (3 months ago)

Hahaha! There’s a time and place for every side and emotions.

Thank you for dropping by! I really do appreciate your comments. They’re always encouraging. Salamat! ❤️

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cure4theitch
July 20, 2018 (2 months ago)

Mahirap pakawalan ang bagay na naging mahalang psrte ng buhay mo. Pero mas mahirap magkaroon ng kalakas ng loob na balikan ito.
Nicely done.
Mahirap makipagsabayan sa daluyong kung hindi pareho ang tinatahak niyong landas.

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