Allen Steble

Rookie - 139 Points (20/04/1987)

Limerick- A Thousand Years From Now - Poem by Allen Steble

In a thousand years when possessions are dust
and a thousand more when metal is powdered rust
when the past lays bare with scattered mystery
days remembered long ago as ancient history
Our lives forgotten, devoured into earth's crust

Comments about Limerick- A Thousand Years From Now by Allen Steble

  • Dinesh Nair (6/28/2013 8:42:00 AM)

    A thousand years later man will not live as such
    Stephen Hawkins says, ' We have to quit the earth at the earliest',
    But a poem has to hopefully survive.... What to do?
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  • (6/20/2013 3:24:00 PM)

    hmmm...prophetic and very nice poem (Report) Reply

  • Romeo Della Valle (6/17/2013 4:53:00 PM)

    A few powerful and thought provoking works that clearly show your deep and precious talent in the Poetry World! Sorry for my lateness in reading and fully enjoying your talented writes! 10+++ Please, keep enriching the Poetry World with more of your great and inspirational works! God Bless You! Romeo, New York City (Report) Reply

  • ..... W@king Up..... (6/16/2013 1:05:00 AM)

    I think a thousand years is called an eon: P this is a great poem! Thoroughly enjoyed reading it.

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, June 16, 2013

Poem Edited: Tuesday, July 30, 2013

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