Gill Moore


As Flower Petals Fade


To dream sometimes
what might have been
as flower petals fade
to try to keep on smiling
while your heart stays
in the shade
grieving for the loved one
you had no chance to meet
but the place reserved
within your heart
for memories bitter sweet
will keep you both together
forever and a day
through the happy
and the sad times
as you learn to find your way

Submitted: Tuesday, June 16, 2009
Listen to this poem:

Form:


Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (As Flower Petals Fade by Gill Moore )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

Trending Poets

Trending Poems

  1. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  2. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  3. As I Grew Older, Langston Hughes
  4. Mother to Son, Langston Hughes
  5. I, Too, Langston Hughes
  6. Let America be America Again, Langston Hughes
  7. Democracy, Langston Hughes
  8. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  9. Life Is Fine, Langston Hughes
  10. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe

Poem of the Day

THE CHANCELLOR mused as he nibbled his pen
(Sure no Minister ever looked wiser),
And said, “I can summon a million of men
To fight for their country and Kaiser;

...... Read complete »

   

Member Poem

New Poems

  1. Groove Of A New Sound, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  2. Depths Of Remembering, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  3. 185, John Westlake
  4. Wash over me., Jessica Amburgey
  5. Martin Chuzzlewit, douglas scotney
  6. Love Note 18, Michael P. McParland
  7. A Rest 2, Michael P. McParland
  8. Loving Free - Falling, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  9. The Poor Child's Born with a Start that'.., Norman Jin Shyr Wang
  10. A explanation, Mariam Abdelghani
[Hata Bildir]