Wayne Leon Learmond

Rookie (12th March 1963 / Liverpool)

Sweet Suicide Senerade - Poem by Wayne Leon Learmond

Sweet
Suicide
Serenade
...................


Sweet
Suicide
Serenade

how you
came to be

The tune
that came
to me

whilst in
the depth
of my sadness
see?

I could not
hide the pain
The sorrow -
or deep shame

The tears that
fell that night,
extinguised the
brightest light

Now in
a tunnel
I despair

All alone upon
this earth

The morbid music
played,
as I sat down
and prayed

And so alone,
I sit
And yes, I
do admit

that life for
me had been

a nightmare -
not a dream

All my hopes
and fears,
all my
wasted years

are as of nothing -
what's to show?
Just a man
who will die alone?

Sweet
Suicide
Serenade

Serenade me
to my doom,
within an
empty room

I sit within
the gloom

Sweet
Suicide
Serenade

Plays the
final bars
Plays within
my head

I exit
life

and
welcome
death

And so
alone
I hang

in silence
swinging -

no one's hand
did I hold
that final night...

for no one ever
held me tight...

And so
alone
I hang

My body
swinging -
silhouette

Lifeless in
the living room

my shadow
cast upon
the step

And so
alone
I hang

yet only
within my head,
did I hear
the music play

Sweet
Suicide
Serenade


Copyright
{c} 2010
Wayne Leon Learmond
Sweet Suicide Serenade
All Rights Reserved


Comments about Sweet Suicide Senerade by Wayne Leon Learmond

  • Rookie - 164 Points Joseph Poewhit (6/13/2010 9:05:00 AM)

    Style has a rope like image. Better things in life than that (Report) Reply

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  • Rookie - 33 Points Patricia Dashwood (6/13/2010 7:19:00 AM)

    I wanna hold your hand (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, June 13, 2010



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