poet Lawrence S. Pertillar

Lawrence S. Pertillar

2008

As two thousand and eight
Approaches us.
More will find time to fuss and cuss.
But this coming year
Will make it quite clear...
Who actually to fear,
And who amongst us to trust!

There will be no doubt at all...
For those with hearts
Installed with love!
Those who feel this...
Will gain tremendous power,
From The Almighty above!

Or however this happens...
To allow all the crap,
To be released and unstrapped
From believers backs!
Especially those who felt exposed...
And entrapped!

In two thousand and eight...
Revelations begin to unfold and await!
All needs provided,
Will come to satiated those who kept faith!
In 2-0-0-8 a transference takes place!
A change so unsettling...
That will leave no reason,
For indecision or pointless debate!

Two thousand and eight,
Will expose truth for what it is!
And this fact alone...
Will leave many stunned!
Traumatized to tears!

Poem Submitted: Saturday, November 17, 2007
Poem Edited: Monday, April 25, 2011

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Comments about 2008 by Lawrence S. Pertillar

  • Timothy Olapeju OGUNSAKINTimothy Olapeju OGUNSAKIN (8/4/2008 10:10:00 AM)

    Y2K8 is otherwise a sorrowful joy
    To mankind.
    To them that are of good manner
    Is joy
    To them that are of mannerism's lacking
    Is sorrowful.
    Your poem is wonderful, a prophetic prayer I love it. The Lord will help you.

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  • Konjit Berhane (2/10/2008 11:02:00 AM)

    man this line is great and scary too

    Two thousand and eight,
    Will expose truth for what it is!
    And this fact alone...
    Will leave many stunned!
    Traumatized to tears!

    i hope it will be a great year

    and u should get an agent...coz ur poems are kooler than i thought for ur age

    koni

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  • Melvin BanggollayMelvin Banggollay (1/27/2008 10:16:00 PM)

    A wonderful poem to read for being full of challenging passion for 2008. thanks and best wishes,

    melvin

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  • Aaron Tate (1/17/2008 6:51:00 PM)

    :) Faith is a strong thing. And the evil do get the chance to get power, but none the less they loose it shortly after. Hopefully this year won't be as 'arghhhgravited' as last year.

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