Onalethuso Petruss Ntema

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dry eyes


dry eyes
of a soul
by the shore,

its dry tears
faded
away further more,

its dry heart
waited
further than not,

its cry
to the gone
all gone, all lost

its height
to the heart
all mattered for sure,

its dreams last
shuttered
to the fore,

but its tears
still dried
to the core.

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poem: 'dry eyes'
book: 'dry eyes'
year: march 2013
book no.3 of 2013

Submitted: Tuesday, March 19, 2013

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pick your self up, none but yourself can dry your eyes from the tears of this life. there is more to life than crying. do a thing and never look back. you alone can do it, too.

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