Treasure Island

Peter Daniel Phiri

(21/06/1989 / Kadoma)

Drifting Away


Don't put on that sorry face because you are leaving me,
I'm happy for you.
For whatever makes you happy,
Makes me happy as well.
But you mean the world to me,
Sorry I never told you that before;
Forgive my pride.

But for a long time, ..
I missed the girl I fell in love with.
The girl with the most magnificent eyes I've ever seen.
The girl who when she looked at me,
I would hear life overflowing,
I would hear my heart pound,
And my sorrows flea to make room for joy.

There were times when you used to look at me with no lie in your eyes.
How I miss those happy days.

You are a blessing to me,
And a gift from heaven.
So it's not goodbye,
But bye bye for now;
Because I know we will be together again.

Submitted: Tuesday, August 14, 2012
Edited: Tuesday, August 14, 2012

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  • Eindaray Kyaw (8/23/2012 10:27:00 AM)

    May you be the same as you wish! I am sure that you have a tendency to let your mind on others' and I can see that! Keep it up, bro! (Report) Reply

  • Kasia Fedyk (8/23/2012 10:09:00 AM)

    Beautiful and true. Love never dies it is always with us, once you find your home it will always be home to the heart and soul once you see God in someone else it will always be. Love this poem Peter, I feel all that when I read them. Thank you! God Bless (Report) Reply

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