John W. McEwers
Heroism - Poem by John W. McEwers
It isn't easy to save a grown man from a burning building
but that's just whet you did when you found me
crying out the window
shouting, 'Help! '
My arms were flailing back and forth
and you thought I didn't look as crazy as I felt
at that time of my life.
I was just divorced,
I was young but thought the world was over
When you came for me, Kate.
I was down in the dumps
I was drinking too much
and I had barely ever drank before in my life.
I didn't know that drinking made people think of such terrible things
and their pasts.
I hated myself,
but you saved me from that burning inferno of oblivion.
I love you Kate,
you saved me.
Comments about Heroism by John W. McEwers
Read this poem in other languages
This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.
Still I Rise
The Road Not Taken
If You Forget Me
Edgar Allan Poe
Stopping By Woods On A Snowy Evening
I Do Not Love You Except Because I Love You