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Sylvia Frances Chan

(22 November / Jakarta)

Far Away


I have written this poem in my own website in 2007

Far Away
Dearest One I tell you this
It is so far away from Home
yet so nearby my heart
I feel the rain on your head
the cooled water in your heart
I see your gentle smile
just for a while
then you turn to be sad again
will I see you smile again?
as lovely as I've ever seen?
Time has come to us
I can tell you this, it's a bliss
so far away from Home
yet nearby my heart
I know the taste of the cooled water then
especially at midnight time
to know you, to smile at me, is no crime...

© copyright Sat Aug 13 - 2011 - All Rights Reserved

Submitted: Tuesday, December 13, 2011

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