Treasure Island

Dorothy (Alves) Holmes

(Baltimore, Maryland)

So Bitter Are My Tears


They refuse
To fall
Locked here
In my granite heart
Which has no beat...

So bitter are my tears,
I am drowning,
Drowning in the overflow
I say...

Where is that promised
Tomorrow?

5: 27 a.m. EST
March 29,2013

Submitted: Friday, March 29, 2013

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