Mohammed Hassan (Piracy In The Mediterranean)

Rookie (3/3/1990 / Al Iskandarī yah)

The Withered Gardens


the blank sheets are hungry
so let the ink get the summary
what happened last night
not forgotten just still unknown

no other worlds to choose of
just escape to your dream world
the kindness, patience is kindness
for a world so cold and so mindless

the only way to cross the ocean but the bridge
is to swim and call yourself Malik from old age
as the sky weeps upon you and the bridge

behold this executioner
his hell begins at the mirror
forsaken all the burdens
forsaken the withered gardens

choose which among us to kill
death has no power over my will
you are dead to their eyes
you cheater, and who can denies?

this world was ended since yesterday
while we were wishing to find a way
through war, through peace
this world won't fit the sceneries

this world was ended since yesterday
while we were wishing to find a way
through war, through peace
this world has its cruel lullabies

Submitted: Wednesday, October 28, 2009
Edited: Thursday, July 07, 2011

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  • Rookie - 125 Points Romeo Della Valle (10/29/2009 11:13:00 PM)

    Great work, as a true citizen of the world I really identify with your thoughts, well penned, you got my vote and rating, best 10+.hope you have a chance to read my lately posted works, 'A LOVE'S GAME', 'A QUEEN WAS BORN', and 'WHEN LOVE IS GONE', Love and Peace, Romeo (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Omar Ibrahim (10/29/2009 10:37:00 AM)

    you are the best egyptian here in poemhunter! ! ! this poem shows that....jus t keep writing to keep your self at the top.. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 18,122 Points Mehta Hasmukh Amathalal (10/29/2009 7:37:00 AM)

    this world was ended since yesterday
    while we were wishing to find a way
    through war, through peace
    this world has its cruel lullabies..............the world has its cruel lullabies andhas ended yesterday........it is so much noble hinking fo rwishing or to find a ways...lovely presenttion....10 (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 43 Points Obinna Eruchie (10/29/2009 5:19:00 AM)

    'the blank sheets are hungry / so let the ink get the summary / what happened last night / not forgotten just still unknown' interesting use of words. (Report) Reply

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