Faustina Marie

Rookie - 30 Points (2/2/1996 / Ontario, California)

Ironic Romance Poem by Faustina Marie


As the storms subsided
I recognized your plight,
The tide pushed and pulled us closer
Until my land was out of sight

Outraged, the shoreline shook
Palms ripped themselves from sand
Homes and memories were forsook
The lightening split the heavens
While thunder deafened every earthly nook.
Even then, there you were

I've brought you to the shore,
So my world we can reform
You know all the wreckage,
You know you inspired the storm?

Known or not, now you're here
Now you're going to stay.

Side by side, and hand in hand
We've built so much already.
Side by side
That was inevitable...
Hand in hand; that was your dream all along

How did you creep into my mind
And plant that lovely dream?
Stitch your name into my heart
Whilst patching up a seam?

Success is such a formal word
To express our victory.
A silly crush and subtle goal
Have turned 'you' and 'I' to 'we'

You took the chance,
I took the dive,
And now the smiles dance
Upon these lips, now graced by
Possible romance

Submitted: Sunday, November 25, 2012
Edited: Monday, November 26, 2012

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

Form:


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?

Poet's Notes about The Poem

reference to 'Trapped'(1/28/2012)

-

Irony: reversal of the expectations

You've added a bit to my life, dear,
Thank you
-

Comments about this poem (Ironic Romance by Faustina Marie )

Read all 1 comments »

Famous Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  3. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  4. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. Caged Bird
    Maya Angelou
  8. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  10. A Dream Within A Dream
    Edgar Allan Poe
Trending Poets
Trending Poems
  1. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  2. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  3. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  4. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  5. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  6. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening, Robert Frost
  7. A Dream Within A Dream, Edgar Allan Poe
  8. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  9. Caged Bird, Maya Angelou
  10. Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night, Dylan Thomas
[Hata Bildir]