Rating: 5.0
It sat, its feet
Firm, grounded to the earth;
but heart scooped out-
Hollow; chunks of hollowness
Amidst overlapping hands.
Legs weak but firm
Determined to live
Despite a morbid Emptiness.
Downcast head,
A fleshy tongue-
A trail of sweet words and kisses;
Binding her still to his memory.

Gorgeous and grand in its sorrow-
Eyes turned to eternity.
The bare-bronze glimmer, sun and snow alike.
Just witness the unhinged life,
Asymmetric shoulders.
Sunday, January 5, 2020
Topic(s) of this poem: lost love
Chinedu Dike 19 January 2020
Really a poignant bit of verse written in persuasive expressions with artistic brilliance. Very heartfelt with strong emotions. Thanks for sharing, Feneena.
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Lyn Paul 19 January 2020
Excellent poem Feneena. Also what an amazing statue that holds a huge story with a beautiful view too. Thank You
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Edward Kofi Louis 19 January 2020
Pain and sorrow! ! Memories! Life's journey, Lost love. Thanks for sharing this poem with us.
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