Sylvia Chidi

Freshman - 710 Points (Germany)

Death Is A Threat - Poem by Sylvia Chidi

Death is a threat.
That almost everyone fears.
But to every beginning.
There must be an end.
Even worse is when you know.
what others don’t.
Something like Death.

How do you take it?
What can you do?
How you do you live your life
until your time is due.
Forgive all your enemies.
Take each day as it comes.
If you are in a position to,
Accept your fate.
And pray before it is too late.

Death is a threat.
We hate to relent.
It visits us randomly.
There is no perceptual structure.
Don't try to analysis it for that is mental torture.
Treasure each day as you live.
Love is what you should strive to find.

Death is a threat.
To our every day life’s.
It can turn our whole world upside down.
Destinies forcefully change overnight.
Sometimes for bad or for something very right.
Your best friend leaves for ever.
Your life long dreams die when you thought never.
But it is all a test.
During which your strength manifest.
Better, don’t let Death know when you are expecting it.
Or for death that will be a treat.

© Sylvia Chidi- 17 October 2005

Comments about Death Is A Threat by Sylvia Chidi

  • Paul Butters (5/5/2008 1:29:00 PM)

    A most profound and beautiful poem. I keep analysing but suffering too. Paul. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, October 15, 2005

Poem Edited: Monday, October 17, 2005

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