Gert Strydom

Freshman - 1,209 Points (03 April 1964 / Johannesburg, South Africa)

Like some roots anchoring the same big tree (Envelope couplet sestet)


Like some roots anchoring the same big tree
in life you do constantly anchor me
at times when it is really very dark
your very presence covers me like bark
while in life you try to hold me sturdy
like some roots anchoring the same big tree.

Submitted: Friday, April 11, 2014
Edited: Friday, April 11, 2014

Topic of this poem: love


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