Jose Maret

Rookie (11 November 1975 / Quilon, Kerala, India)

Exchange Of An End - Poem by Jose Maret

Dim lights, an English autumn evening
Flower power, timeless Scot Glen blend
Crowded corners, comforts cushioned
Enquiring depths, eyes filtering drifts
Straying words, an upheaval, enlisted
Enquired, interrogated, unconnected
An exchange, pretentious normality
Blame, fire, post cards, more words
Husbands, clarifications, more changes
Apologies, honesty, more clarifications
No truths, blames, more sharing
Shared decision, friendship, more carpets
A hug, a goodbye, and a silence

Listen to this poem:

Poet's Notes about The Poem

An end of a friendship in an evening cushioned in drinks!
It is sad when I think of the time when my recognition that the friendship was not a 2-way process but a gradually building heap of lies to keep a pretense for the world outside.
I still mourn the loss to this day and hope that things were different. I still have to let go of the friendship that would have never been.

Comments about Exchange Of An End by Jose Maret

There is no comment submitted by members..



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

What do you think this poem is about?



Poem Submitted: Sunday, November 13, 2005

Poem Edited: Monday, October 15, 2012


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. Stopping By Woods On A Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. I Do Not Love You Except Because I Love You
    Pablo Neruda
  9. Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep
    Mary Elizabeth Frye
  10. Television
    Roald Dahl
[Report Error]