Onalethuso Petruss Ntema

Rookie - 0 Points (27/02/1985 / Maun, Botswana)

Saddest Smiles


Saddest Smiles

Saddest smiles of silent hearts,
Have cyclones of scariest thoughts,
With merest triangles, caught
In their nearest facets of the commons,
Saddened smiles know whereof the sign of their times,
When natives run tore to their toes in silent sighs,
Where life knows no end, the wise
Have rarest miles of furthest times,
Fastened on naked truths of hardened kinds,
My heart beats faster than a while ago like burdened lines,
Of life in its modest laughter of innocent cries,
Over shoulders of ailing tries,
Encountered strangest minds,
Of reckless murderers of innocent souls,
It was nearly noon when the moon defied their odds,
I sadly knew there was sorrow between us,
I hardly knew there was narrow within us,
I steadily knew there was a matter before us,
But straddling voices of saddest news had all that,
I barely could hear their voices; the moving aces have all gone,
Like silent slaves of modern slavery at dawn,
I was thrown in all sadness and despair,
My eyes fell in their tears without care,
I couldn't cure the pain and loneliness at once,
As though my prudence were pure at once,
The saddest smile of roaring voices has begun as is,
Its longest pieces have long walked their mile to face these,
Chained and detained souls in deepest sadness afore,
And the least I can do; cry to my littlest shoulder alone,
But raise my eyes to the sun of tomorrow,
When the night comes to fall on my shadow,
My shoes broadened their feet in coldest sudden,
I lived in entities of grief and peace, where burdens,
Of the inner-being, to my shoulder, my faith I clutched in pardons,
To weary sighs of this life, my shield knew the day like phantoms,
Knew their color in darkest realms of endless ransoms,
As I sadly, laid my head to rest, bewilderedly,
And bury my arms dead in quest, for this lovely,
But ugly moments of the saddest truth in sudden rest, unconditionally

Onalethuso Petruss Ntema
28102013
“SOUL SEEDS”

(c) an intellectual property of Mambo Music & Poetry
Maun, Botswana, Africa.

info:
www.SoundCloud.com/opnmambo
www.Facebook.c om/mambomusicpoetry
mambo.bw@gmail.com
+267 72660907/ 71778646/ 74990690

Submitted: Tuesday, October 29, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, October 29, 2013

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

What do you think this poem is about?



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

the pain we are (often) detained to has the essence to lead us through and over to the sense of hope, patience, trust, acceptance and regard of all situations we find our-beings trapped between.

Comments about this poem (Saddest Smiles by Onalethuso Petruss Ntema )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Wine and Heart, Nassy Fesharaki
  2. The Sun Doth Shine, Tango Tango
  3. Alive, Leong Ming Loong
  4. Poems proclaim, Mark Heathcote
  5. My Battle Ground, Emily Krauss
  6. Whatcha Doing, Emily Krauss
  7. More And More Sheila And Clifford ..... .., Bri Edwards
  8. Ends, douglas scotney
  9. To Wait On A Woman, Randy McClave
  10. He says his heart is a broken wishbone, Mark Heathcote

Poem of the Day

poet Richard Lovelace

"Come, pretty birds, present your lays,
And learn to chaunt a goddess praise;
Ye wood-nymphs, let your voices be
Employ'd to serve her deity:
...... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

poet Yevgeny Yevtushenko

 

Member Poem

Trending Poems

  1. All the World's a Stage, William Shakespeare
  2. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  3. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  4. Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night, Dylan Thomas
  5. If, Rudyard Kipling
  6. Alone, Edgar Allan Poe
  7. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe
  8. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  9. No Man Is An Island, John Donne
  10. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]