Treasure Island

Abdul Wahab


Half of a loaf


My son cherubic cherry like
Sat beside me and ate leeches
Suddenly he pointed out and said
His mom took away and ate up my loaf, half
In my heart I silently uttered
Long ago she made a full loaf
Taking half of me and half from her

Submitted: Sunday, May 26, 2013
Edited: Friday, September 06, 2013

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if one half of your bread is eaten by your love one is nothing wrong with it rather that thing is done out of love...the poem is nothing confusing....

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