Albert Oktovianus

Rookie (27 Oct 1980 / Jakarta)

A Thousand Deaths - Poem by Albert Oktovianus

Never know how to live right
Never know how to live proper

Try to walk along the dim lights
Try to walk along the dark curves

Touching immortality it seems
Touching the undead it does

Wish I know how to pass on a thousand deaths
Wish I know how to die a thousand deaths

Only then I might know how to live
Only then I might know how to thrive
Only then I might know how to shine
Only then I might know how to walk straight

A thousand deaths I deserve
A thousand deaths I must pass on

Just to reach the shore of immortality
Just to arrive at the final conclusion
Just to die another thousand deaths….

- September 2007 –


Comments about A Thousand Deaths by Albert Oktovianus

  • (9/25/2007 10:19:00 AM)

    gud one...looking forward to more good poems... (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, September 25, 2007

Poem Edited: Monday, April 11, 2011


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