Romeo Della Valle

Rookie - 337 Points (Ageless / Dominican Republic)

Forbidden Love - Poem by Romeo Della Valle

You were enchanted
And took my love for granted...
You thought I was a kitten
But I turned out to be a lion!
Now that you have been bitten,
And you are no longer wanted,
I am made of flesh, not of iron...

Once and for all,
I took your mask off
And judged you
By your actions,
Not real love or passion,
You turned me off...

I uncovered the secret
In your heart hidden,
Aware that I ate of the fruit
That was forbidden,
Revealed was the truth!

Now, brokenhearted,
I sing a different song,
To another man you belong
And you hid it from me
Before we got started
But one day you will pay
For your misdeed
And alone you will stay!

At this moment,
Trapped with no choice,
I continue with this torment
That clearly mutes my voice!
Hoping to find a real love,
I silently plead to One above!

Romeo Della Valle
© All rights reserved-2009
New York City

Topic(s) of this poem: love

Comments about Forbidden Love by Romeo Della Valle

  • Maria C. Pires Costa (11/3/2011 4:20:00 PM)

    Your beautiful songs will be echoing in every reader's heart.
    The 'One above' is surely helping you.
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  • Kiran Sam (7/21/2011 12:11:00 AM)

    Touch of reality and Touch of heaven. (Report) Reply

  • (3/10/2010 4:19:00 AM)

    Very beautiful man
    well done
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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, December 8, 2009

Poem Edited: Sunday, May 11, 2014

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