Spiritwind Wood

Rookie - 469 Points (04/07/1968 / West Virginia)

After All Poem by Spiritwind Wood


This is the end
together we walk away
time finally giving us the answer
to a question so many times asked
thought it would be the other way around
guess their was no need to pretend

After all of the heartache
that filled inside of me
with so much of this frustration
after all of the broken promises
we did'nt have to make
after all those sweet kisses
I tasted on your lips
did'nt think it would be my heart
you would break
that would fade away forever

But now only time can mend
something that seemed so right
trying to erase those memories
I have to forget
as we walk our own path
like fools on sinking ships
(spiritwind-2000)

Submitted: Sunday, October 04, 2009

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  • Rookie Quin Faas (10/6/2009 3:47:00 PM)

    a sad poem....that's what love is after (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Samanyan Lakshminarayanan (10/5/2009 8:49:00 PM)

    a lovely and sad poem...i too wonder..how such true memories sweet one's turn into painful
    one's....very well written...brings the total story to mind (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 0 Points Krystal Vincent (10/5/2009 10:49:00 AM)

    i no this feeling very well..this is a poem beautifully written. it spoke to my heart. even tho it was a reminder of some hurtful things in my past..but also good things at that. to be honest im still tryin to mend the wounds..that i no will never fully mend..because i truely loved a guy with all my heart but he hurt me bad..beyond repair even.but i say keep writing n striving (Report) Reply

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