David McLansky

Freshman - 748 Points (5/24/1944 / New York City)

Shattered Spell


When the spell of love has burst,
Shattered crystal on the earth,
Pricked by envy and confusion,
Tested and revealed illusion;
It leaves a sudden emptiness,
A heartfelt dreary wariness;
The sky becomes a void of gray,
Hope dies homeless on the day;
Leaves drift shaken from the tree
And lays a bed that covers me;
The shards lie scattered in the lane,
And Love must wait 'till Spring again.

Submitted: Thursday, August 07, 2014

Topic of this poem: love


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