Sylvia Frances Chan

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Honesty - Poem by Sylvia Frances Chan

Oh Lord, you don't know
something happened here
not for the good, I'm sure
why don't you say anything?
no words, no sighs, no kisses
oh Lord, there is something misses

People, always thinking of their truth
people, always whispering it for sure
people, always persuading with their loath
their truth is The Big Lie to lure

Oh Lord, you don't know yet
I oftentimes seem to forget
to ask you, why do all these happen?
make me shy worthwhile to be rappen
they tell me it's the truth and nothing but the truth, never lies
my Lord, YOU knew it well, their truth is their own lies...

Photography by ©Furbey: "Casablanca near the Ocean"

Sylvia Frances Chan© copyright Sun Aug 21 - 2011 - All Rights Reserved

Topic(s) of this poem: honesty

Form: Rhyme Royal or Rime Royale

Comments about Honesty by Sylvia Frances Chan

  • Sylvia Frances Chan (1/23/2018 2:27:00 AM)

    Thank you so much, dear poetesses, your feedback are all ro worthy for me and a poem without a comment from readers like you is saddest too. Sure I belong to the lucky ones to have you, dear Mrs. Juan-austin, Mrs. Chowdhury, and Mrs. Dei Mahakul, I am happy to be amongst you all. Gof Bless You All with Abundance! With love, sincerest Sylvia Frances Chan. (Report) Reply

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  • Rose Marie Juan-austin (12/28/2017 6:17:00 AM)

    May our Lord gives you blessings for this utmost honesty.10 (Report) Reply

  • Rose Marie Juan-austin (12/28/2017 6:12:00 AM)

    An amazing write that goes to the core of the heart. A beautiful solemn interaction with Him. Well penned with great rhyme. (Report) Reply

  • (10/15/2017 8:09:00 PM)

    A spiritual poem, expressing and talking to the Lord. Nice one! (Report) Reply

  • Bhargabi Dei Mahakul (8/13/2015 7:14:00 PM)

    Thought provoking and amazingly drafted really. This gives a clear expression.....10 (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, December 13, 2011

Poem Edited: Wednesday, January 24, 2018

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