Sofia Papadimitri

Falling In Slow Motion - Poem by Sofia Papadimitri

Falling in slow motion …

Facing the sky
A blurry gaze
Reflected clouds
On my face…

That sky who cried
With drops of rain
When I chose
To never again…

He gave me pain…

Black iris
Dark stare
I said the truth
And he dared…

One way fall
Downward motion
Yes, all is numb
There’s no emotion…

No wind, no thunder
All still, all quiet
All loudly silent.

Like a feather
From an angel’s wing
Cold earth embracing
What sky brings…

First day of Spring
The blossom failed
He was no angel
But just a saint…

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, May 13, 2004

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