Micheal Olaniyi

(march 12 / ikirun in osun state)

Tears Of Ink


Oh Life! Why this fate?
oh love! Why this day?
When choices are choose-less,
when the time is already late,
here i am, there she is,
with our inner feelings,
but we're too far to feel it,
adventure only can bring us back,
when we split.

Now at the junction,
she bows her head in for tears,
but i showed her the reason not to,
whilst i only fake my face,
disguising it with a smile,
i knows she loves me,
i love her too,
but to be together again,
is more than we two.

We promise to see again,
once in a blue moon,
to share our joy,
but as blue moon ever appear?
This is what i kept,
i kept it to myself,
and bid a forced farewell,
when i never thought it would end here.

Submitted: Monday, December 23, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, December 24, 2013

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This poem was written, when i only av d chance to see the one i love most in my life then, but i didnt see her for the last time, before we depart

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