Vathalia Mae

Rookie (5/12/1995 / Virginia)

If I Were to Die Today


If I were to die today
I would not want rose petals around me in tradition's array
Nor my friends gathered in their dark clothes and evil smiles
For what would be worth all their traveled miles?

Don't speak of me when i'm gone
Forget my name and plz carry on
For the days spent were selfishly so
And I wouldn't want attenion just because it's my turn to go
No crying eyes, or soft lullabye
Just a hm, and one final goodbye

Rest my strained body
Not in the earth
But in the ocean
For what it is worth
Just leave me there to stay
And with one quick motion all will be done and the shadows can forever be cast away
For life was short as will be my last farewell
Yes even on my own personal dooms day
Yes on the final day of breaking the spell

1/5/13

Submitted: Monday, February 11, 2013
Listen to this poem:

Form:


Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (If I Were to Die Today by Vathalia Mae )

Enter the verification code :

  • Rookie Titi Dale (2/13/2013 11:25:00 PM)

    Wow, this is a great poem that's speaks even greater and meaningfully of regret and heartbreak :) a great write! Thank u for contribution :)

    Titi (Report) Reply

Read all 1 comments »

Trending Poets

Trending Poems

  1. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  2. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  3. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  4. A Red, Red Rose, Robert Burns
  5. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou
  6. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe
  7. If, Rudyard Kipling
  8. My Country, Dorothea Mackeller
  9. To A Mouse, Robert Burns
  10. A Winter Night, Robert Burns

Poem of the Day

poet Christopher Marlowe

It lies not in our power to love or hate,
For will in us is overruled by fate.
When two are stripped, long ere the course begin,
We wish that one should love, the other win;

...... Read complete »

   

Member Poem

New Poems

  1. Love Note 5, Michael P. McParland
  2. My Night and Morning Crap, Norman Jin Shyr Wang
  3. Remember Me, Sammi Jorgensen
  4. A Mother and Her Teen.., Norman Jin Shyr Wang
  5. MY LIFE, Sammi Jorgensen
  6. When I Was Depressed, Hailey Stump
  7. Change, Sammi Jorgensen
  8. Stand up to them, Nicola Kelly
  9. Growing old sucks, Nicola Kelly
  10. Say, Hailey Stump
[Hata Bildir]