Treasure Island

Reyvrex Questor Reyes


Love Sonnet 101: 'When what's to come confronts what's been before, '


When what's to come confronts what's been before,
At times soonest after the twilight falls,
Today exits, as seen outside the door,
Tomorrow peeps behind the midnight walls;
And what about memories forgotten,
On face of fantasies marauding by,
For might new love, when with fancy stricken,
Its dreams, soaring, would find so clogged a sky;
But Past remains as Present's main support,
As though to trees, anchors, these clinging roots,
While stems, all for themselves, the heights purport,
Below are stays that to firmness commutes;
.....My past collated every now and then,
.....Might come in handy should life start again.

Submitted: Wednesday, June 12, 2013
Edited: Thursday, June 13, 2013

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