Melanie Fairhurst Poems
|1.||I Want To See The Bigger Picture||4/4/2007|
|2.||A Piece Of Me||4/4/2007|
|3.||A Door Opens||4/5/2007|
|4.||Amber Light Memories||4/5/2007|
|5.||In This Moment||4/5/2007|
|7.||For Your Children||4/5/2007|
|10.||Red The Colour Of||4/5/2007|
|11.||I Look To You||4/5/2007|
|15.||Would You Think||4/5/2007|
|16.||A Twist Of The Knife||4/5/2007|
|19.||We Walked Home||4/5/2007|
|20.||I Remember The Last Words||4/4/2007|
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I Remember The Last Words
I remember the last words you ever said to me, to any one
You said it was alright, I didn’t need to help you
You would do it yourself.
You said this with such kindness
You called me your boy
You said you would see me the next day.
I remember the thoughts I had in my dark room
You said it would be alright, but it wasn’t
You didn’t do it yourself.
You said nothing in kindness ever again
You called me your boy for the last time
You never did see me the next day.
I remember the phone call
They told me what had happened
They said you had gone ...
In This Moment
The loud music with the heavy beat pulsates over our heads
All the people around us are shouting, trying in vain to be heard
The sound of laughter is the one sound audible above the music.
But I am oblivious to all this; all I hear is you whispering in my ear.
The tangy aroma of the food drifts across the hall to reach us
The sweetness of newly fallen rain breezes through the door and encompasses us
The heady scent of all the different perfumes forms a cloud around the hall.
But I am ob