Halsho Zangana

(27-Jan-1994 / Kurdistan - Sulaimani)

You Delay The Down


Always waiting faced the gate
that you might break through,
yet you delay the dawn.

There is not a vent in the walls,
not even a window to give
some capacity to this trapped life.

I know the other side is not as it's promised,
but it lightens the heaviness of breathing.
It carries away the attraction of pain.
Comforts your mirage, but never you.

Submitted: Saturday, August 10, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, August 27, 2013

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