Treasure Island

Edwina Reizer

(12/22/1937 / LAKEWOOD, NJ)

There Was A Beau


One time in the month of September
There was a beau I do remember.
There he was with pleasures bright
and there was I filled with fright.

Afraid to give my heart away
I let my fear get in the way.
I closed my eyes. He asked for naught.
I opened my eyes and never forgot.

When September comes every year
I remember the beau, not the fear.
My fear is gone. Love please return.
For still my heart for you does yearn.

Submitted: Monday, November 25, 2013
Edited: Monday, November 25, 2013
Listen to this poem:

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (There Was A Beau by Edwina Reizer )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

Top Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  9. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou
  10. Invictus
    William Ernest Henley

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Bigger Than His Dad, Edgar Albert Guest
  2. Autumn In Sussex, Radclyffe Hall
  3. Another's Gentle Whisper, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  4. The Boy's Adventure, Edgar Albert Guest
  5. The Christmas Box, Edgar Albert Guest
  6. Next Of Kin, Edgar Albert Guest
  7. The Honor Roll, Edgar Albert Guest
  8. Safe At Home, Edgar Albert Guest
  9. Old Years And New, Edgar Albert Guest
  10. She Powders Her Nose, Edgar Albert Guest

Poem of the Day

poet Henry David Thoreau

My books I'd fain cast off, I cannot read,
'Twixt every page my thoughts go stray at large
Down in the meadow, where is richer feed,
And will not mind to hit their proper targe.
...... Read complete »

   
[Hata Bildir]