Louise Du Preez

Rookie (29 August 1990 / South Africa)

Harlot - Poem by Louise Du Preez

Harken unto me
Of my self-disdain
Though the mindful raputre
My harbingers of pain
Like Lucifer's pride
I bare haughtry solitude
Only to tempt others to my lair
A harlequin of all dark dispairs
This is my anarchy
And all of my apathy

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  • Paolo Giuseppe Mazzarello (4/16/2008 4:03:00 PM)


    Stylistically powerful, this poem condenses very well the significance of a life. Lucifer can return to the light because this narrative is in progress. I've harkened unto it late but not too late. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, April 16, 2008



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