Robert Uy

Rookie - 243 Points (December 25,1972 / Manila)

Immortality - Poem by Robert Uy

The infinity of time is
still irrevocably established with
irreversible successions; the
extremities of
in its vast expanse of
continuum, are yet to
be discovered nor
explained by
and their mathematical equations.

And man still wishes to
resolve this enigma with
intentions of abating
the cessation
the pulsation of the heart,
the respiring of air,
and the
of the mind.

But sometimes, blinded by over-enthusiasm,
Man fails to see

what cannot in cherry or
mahogany be confined are
deeds and companionship
in memories
which, in fact, despite inherent
biodegradability, become man's means
to immortality.

Listen to this poem:

Comments about Immortality by Robert Uy

  • (12/3/2009 7:46:00 AM)

    wow thats such a good poem! it has so much meaning! grea great! 110% (Report) Reply

    0 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
Read all 1 comments »

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Poem Submitted: Thursday, December 3, 2009

Poem Edited: Monday, June 11, 2012

[Report Error]