Treasure Island

Aisha Patterson


The Heart


Beating with Godly breath
Wrap around flesh
The centre of hope
Colored with love
Fighting for acceptance
Bursting with emotion
Craving for affection

Fill with passion
Like a raging lion
A river with love
Flowing in every life
Sweet and bitter
Broken with deceit
Mended with sweet love

Helping lives on their quest
Sited in every chest
A ticking battery
Weaken by time
Stopped in sands of death!

Submitted: Thursday, June 04, 2009
Edited: Monday, October 10, 2011

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