Viola Grey

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For You - Poem by Viola Grey

Passion's wishes go unrequited,
it's purity that wins through.
Gentle hearts weigh heavily
on the minds of shallow dreams.
All you want, within your reach,
scatters in the cold wind.
Storms surround hungry hearts
unwilling to be touched.
You will have love - finally-
believe that it's true.
Present to the image hungry
colours true to you.
What shines through darkness
radiates from deep within,
shattering grey-clouded thoughts,
illuminating your soul.


* for my great friend, Richard. If I can still have faith in can you!

Comments about For You by Viola Grey

  • Sherif Monem (7/11/2008 9:57:00 PM)

    Very beautiful and splendid.
    Huntington Beach, California
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  • (7/11/2008 3:48:00 PM)

    Viola – this is a magnificent poem. Richard is fortunate to have a friend such as you - (Report) Reply

  • (7/6/2008 7:10:00 AM)

    Passions unrequited they are so often, you are a good read lady 10 Chris (Report) Reply

  • Sherif Monem (7/5/2008 9:31:00 PM)

    Wonderfully written poem. Lot of imagery and dynamics.
    You do not know but you wrote it on my birth day.
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  • (6/30/2008 10:29:00 PM)

    I'm a fan.................will you be advertising your Viola Grey merchandise on PH soon......if so...count me in for some.........You're poems become stronger and stronger with each new piece that you write...amazing expression 10++

    best wishes
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  • (6/28/2008 11:33:00 PM)

    A 10derly presented poem... passion! ... yes, me thinkest it's a storm in a tea cup.... aroha xx (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, June 28, 2008

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