Raymond Farrell

Gold Star - 29,084 Points (02/09/1954 / Perth, Ontario)

A Woman - Poem by Raymond Farrell

A woman
Got off the elevator
At the third floor
I got on
At the fourth floor
The lingering smell
Of her perfume
Made me long
To meet her.

Topic(s) of this poem: commentary


Comments about A Woman by Raymond Farrell

  • Susan Lacovara (6/14/2015 9:12:00 AM)

    After a recent break up, my leaving lover, requested to take away my half empty bottle of my signature cologne. He said it would always keep me near his heart. I guess it was a compliment, sort of, although I would have rather he kept ME closer to his heart. For him the fragrance lingers. For me, the pain remains.
    A beautiful poem, .indeed. PEACE
    (Report)Reply

    0 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
Read all 1 comments »



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


Poem Submitted: Saturday, June 6, 2015



Famous Poems

  1. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  5. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  6. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  7. Stopping By Woods On A Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  8. Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep
    Mary Elizabeth Frye
  9. I Do Not Love You Except Because I Love You
    Pablo Neruda
  10. Television
    Roald Dahl
[Report Error]