Untitled about love and death

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Poetry  |  House: Booksie Classic
A short poem about love and death and human nature.

Submitted: October 08, 2009

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Submitted: October 08, 2009

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What is it, love,

but a gift from above,

all drenched and dangling with pearls?

It outlives death,

it's softer than breath,

and kills all that live in this world.

An embrace and a kiss,

is surely missed

after one's love has passed away.

But what is life

but sadness and strife

forever moolight and never a day?

Creatures of flesh

with soulds to mesh

adorned with satin and lace,

Tea and sin,

us women and men,

devils tongue and angel's face.


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