Cynthia BuhainBaello

Gold Star - 10,428 Points (November 17,1949 / Manila, Philippines)

Come Before Winter - Poem by Cynthia BuhainBaello

He said 'Come before Winter,
Before the verdant trees go bare.
For winter winds that blow are bitter,
May cool the embers truly rare.

Be here, to finally complete me,
The kind of love I know will stay.
Through changing seasons I may see -
A fire that burns till my ending day.

Be here, I will give you sweet affection
That warm through many a winter chill.
Embrace you with such tender passion
When we're one at last... please say you will.

Come before Winter and be my Spring
Bless my world with your many colors.
No other reason I have left for breathing,
I love you...the one I've been searching for.'






Cynthia Buhain Baello
August 10,2012


Comments about Come Before Winter by Cynthia BuhainBaello

  • Frank James Ryan Jr...fjr (8/9/2012 11:38:00 PM)


    Astute underpinning metaphor adorns this amorous work...Well Done ~FjR~ (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, August 9, 2012

Poem Edited: Friday, August 10, 2012


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