Soft Petals and Goodbye

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Poetry  |  House: Booksie Classic

Soft Petals and Goodbye

Just one second I felt whole

The perfect kiss

Sorrow less

 

The question fell

Like autumn leaves

 

Myself was aware

No matter what

She was my soul

 

Understood where I stay

I can hear you no more

 

Finger tips tingle with recollection

The soft curve of a jaw line

As my tongue once danced behind your lips

 

Said you would never leave me

So here I stand

 

Hands full of tulips

A lonesome grave

You were my truth

 

Pain of the frostbitten words she left me

Only you own this life of mine

 

You were my light

That led me to the place

Where I found peace

 

You were the strength

The hope that kept me trusting

 

Held me in your hands

You stole my heart

Took me deeper

 

How can I stand here

And say goodbye

 

I was moved by you

You were all I wanted

All I needed

 

You were my everything

There was you and me

 

Now that is over

So I leave you with these

Just soft petals and goodbye


Submitted: April 06, 2012

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purecstasy

so great! i love your word use/pla

Fri, April 6th, 2012 7:32am

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Well thank you. I am glad you liked it. Thought this was going to be a miss situation with this work. I am just happy you like. I will check what you have out there as well.

Fri, April 6th, 2012 12:40am

iola ried

This is great! I loved it, really emotional. A job well done =)

Mon, June 4th, 2012 9:25pm

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Hey thank you so much for reading it. Glad you liked it.

Tue, June 12th, 2012 8:04am

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