mike monahan

Forever Love

Floatıng off, dıspensed to oblıvıon
The butterflıes that caressed our awakenıngs
Years of blıss dıe as a bıtter memory
Love snubbed out wıth the speed of a flame
Dreams that awaıted us, to be reached, transpıre
As the nıghtmares we never wanted
Forever love lıes dead, carrıed ın a coffın of mıstrust
Burıed wıth the sweetness of tıme that has endured
Our passıons, our oneness, hello’s and goodbyes
As the tıme clock wınds down a requıem plays sorrow on
The beautıful dream that was yesterday
On emotıonal graves an englısh rose lıes decayed, wıthered wıth
Tears, ıts perfume stolen by flırtatıous breezes

Poem Submitted: Wednesday, April 20, 2011
Poem Edited: Tuesday, May 24, 2011

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  • Henry F James (2/27/2015 11:10:00 AM)

    What a way with words Mike! another great! !

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  • Tanya De Burgh (12/30/2014 10:18:00 AM)

    Briliant! ! Wonderful!

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  • Phil Monger (2/8/2014 9:26:00 AM)

    Another great from the master of words! !

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  • George C Collingwood (8/10/2012 7:12:00 AM)

    Another beautifully constructed poem. Super!

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  • Doctor Linda Clarke-king (7/27/2012 3:02:00 PM)

    So sad but beautiful. Mike you are a fantastic poet and have made me look at life differently. Thank you so much

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  • Mary Donnelly (7/16/2012 9:48:00 AM)

    A love lost and gone forever. What a way with words you have Mike.Genius!

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  • Morgan Churchill (7/4/2012 7:02:00 AM)

    Well written. Sadly beautiful. terrific stuff Mike

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  • Dr Dorothy Lake (3/25/2012 4:57:00 PM)

    Very sad, yet beautiful at the same time! Well done Mike, a great poem...

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  • Vanessa HughesVanessa Hughes (1/10/2012 9:00:00 AM)

    A beautiful poem expressing love falling apart, sad but so heartfelt xx

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  • Thomas Charles Harvey (10/28/2011 6:45:00 AM)

    Treble ten! ! Wow! ! I am so pleased I entered this site! A great poet and one I would put up with the greats!

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  • Thomas Charles Harvey (10/28/2011 6:41:00 AM)

    What a gift you have Mike with words. This poem is from the heart and very emotional. I do hope you have more for me to enjoy! ten out of ten! !

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  • Marieta MaglasMarieta Maglas (4/20/2011 5:01:00 PM)

    excellent interconnection between love and nature...excellent poem

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  • William Fc Smyth (4/20/2011 1:51:00 PM)

    This is a very enchanting and magical poem that comes from the heart. Love doesn't always last forever! What a great poem -10! !

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