Christopher Cariad

Rookie - 149 Points (June 10,1989 - Present / Paducah, Ky USA)

Smile


Smile empty child, smile.
The world is falling a part.
We see bombs exploding, people dying
and children crying.

smile

Homes are broken,
pockets empty,
people are rioting for just mere pennies.

smile

So much darkness we see.
The pain behind the tears we bleed.
what is absent
is but a smile.

…smile

Submitted: Monday, May 12, 2014
Edited: Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Topic of this poem: smile


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