Douglas Scotney

Gold Star - 65,295 Points (boomer / Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia. Resides in Adelaide)

Heart Hope - Poem by Douglas Scotney

Your heart is touched
when you're no longer able to do
what you were able to.

Your touched heart
touches too,
others hearts,

which hope there's a heaven,
no pay for offending,
when, disorders contending,

you meet your ending.

Topic(s) of this poem: heart, hope

Poet's Notes about The Poem

after Hopkins' 'Felix Randal'

Comments about Heart Hope by Douglas Scotney

  • Michael WalkerMichael Walker (6/2/2017 6:38:00 PM)

    A profound cameo about the human heart and eventual death, which
    I have been thinking about lately.

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  • Lyn PaulLyn Paul (6/1/2017 9:08:00 AM)

    We all have to meet our ending one day. Let it not be too soon.
    sweet words.

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, May 31, 2017

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