Learn More

Andrea Rieck

Rookie (6/19/90)

Lullaby For A Lonely One


Silence
No prayers
No songs
No voices

The sun goes down and memories begin
The words I still hear
If I close my eyes
Silence is all that’s left behind

Why do the voices sing no more?
Forgotten now, alone
I yearn to hear your words
If only for one moment
Sing it one last time
Our sweet lullaby

Midnight
A long lost moment
The long lost words
A long lost kiss

A gentle touch
A Warm, soft voice
Don’t want to open my eyes
Memories, save me tonight!

Why do the voices sing no more?
Forgotten, abandoned, alone
I only wish to hear your words
If only for one moment
Just sing it one last time
Our sweet lullaby

I don’t care where you are
Come to me, once more
You told me we’d always be one
Don’t lose to death, be strong
Come to me
Tell me now that you didn’t want to leave
Tell me now that it wasn’t my fault
Don’t lose to death, be strong

Your voice! …If only you could stay
Forgotten, alone we will remain
I remember the words of our everyday
If only for this moment
Sing it one last time
A lullaby, for a lonely one

Submitted: Tuesday, December 04, 2007
Edited: Wednesday, April 27, 2011

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 (Lullaby For A Lonely One by Andrea Rieck )

Enter the verification code :

  • Rookie - 0 Points Ying Escalona (12/4/2007 1:44:00 AM)

    i like that line..'The sun goes down and the memories begin' i love it...and while the sun left you...it came to me..in the other side of the world...while you dreamed...i borrowed the song...and you may wonder why there is silence..the lullaby that will keep me away...from being lonely (Report) Reply

Read all 1 comments »

Trending Poets

Trending Poems

  1. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening, Robert Frost
  2. Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night, Dylan Thomas
  3. And Death Shall Have No Dominion, Dylan Thomas
  4. The Saddest Poem, Pablo Neruda
  5. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  6. A Child's Christmas in Wales, Dylan Thomas
  7. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  8. No Man Is An Island, John Donne
  9. Music, Walter de la Mare
  10. Invictus, William Ernest Henley

Poem of the Day

poet Dante Gabriel Rossetti

A little while a little love
The hour yet bears for thee and me
Who have not drawn the veil to see
If still our heaven be lit above.
Thou merely, at the day's last sigh,
...... Read complete »

   

New Poems

  1. Bulbous red, GRANT FRASER
  2. Coming future, Luv Artem
  3. One Christmas Eve From The North...(r), Frank James Ryan Jr...FjR
  4. Cream Dream Catharsis, Joseph Archer
  5. Public convienences, GRANT FRASER
  6. The Man, Victor Kretzie
  7. Again, Joseph Archer
  8. the business of cuisine, oskar hansen
  9. For You And I, Edward Kofi Louis
  10. Crucifixion of th' Soul..., Frank James Ryan Jr...FjR
[Hata Bildir]