Erato


Erato my Muse of love poetry. (Part 5)


His heart in great anguish cried, "Love has forsaken me"
for love rejected and denied caused him such agony.
His all he'd give whate'er the cost to view her loveliness
but there's no hope for all was lost. Ahead such loneliness.

The foolish man a goddess wooed seeking to rise above
this earthly plain and be imbued with dear Erato's love.
So let us learn from his mistake and not aspire so high
but from this earth a lover take lest we too err and die

Submitted: Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Topic(s): Muse


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