Mark Heathcote

(22/03/66 / Manchester)

Forever autumn


The sun has gone into shade
And, turned a corner
She will not be returning
Not neither soon… nor later
Not ever…

Autumn leaves are falling, now
My dispirited, one…?
Winter blankets are descending,
And there is no more to be done.

The cyclones ear is sevenfold
But here therein there is
Just one rule of thumb,
One grace above all fallacies
Love is a sour plum,
With a pit of gold!

Submitted: Friday, February 03, 2012
Edited: Wednesday, October 16, 2013

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  • Walterrean Salley (2/22/2012 5:34:00 PM)

    Love is a sour plum,
    With a pit of gold!

    If you can endure the tests and trials that come with true love, then you can have the gold.
    Good advice, well put.10 (Report) Reply

  • Walterrean Salley (2/22/2012 5:17:00 PM)

    Love is a sour plum,
    With a pit of gold!

    If you can endure the tests and trials that come with, then you can have the gold.
    Good advice, well put.10 PS: would be honored to have you visit my page. (Report) Reply

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