Teddy Abukasu

Lily - Poem by Teddy Abukasu

Morning opens the door
Of the darkened earth,
Darkened by yesterday's misteries.
Sweet rays slowly open my eyes,
Colourful birds beckon,
Whom am I not to respond.

Slowly I rise,
Arisen by paradise
And straight to the window
I head.
I am carried away by the fragrance
From the lily in the valley below.

My eyes want to taste,
Something beautiful
Something wow.
The lily, the lily
The beautiful, wonderful-

But, how?
Just how?
How do I get it?
Tell me how!
Please tell me
So that it may be
all mine.

Topic(s) of this poem: morning, peace

Comments about Lily by Teddy Abukasu

  • Shakil Ahmed (11/19/2015 7:59:00 AM)

    your beginning is beautiful. you have painted your passions very well in the poem, thanks for sharing., (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, November 19, 2015

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