Augustus Hsfel

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Lost In A Gentle Face - Poem by Augustus Hsfel

So little time, yet so much to do;
I hear the clock chime and see the sun rise anew.

This world is such an ugly place,
But in time you see a gentle face.
A face that shatters your minds peace,
A snare form which there’s no release.

You will dream of her every night and every day,
And your dreams will send you astray.
I have let her insidious beauty seduce me
And from this prison I don’t want to be free.

I stand; time does not
The world slips my hand, while I am trapped in thought.

Comments about Lost In A Gentle Face by Augustus Hsfel

  • Sulaiman Mohd Yusof (5/24/2008 10:32:00 AM)

    the world is such an ugly place, full of craze, but many would embrace, coz it's a life in the first place. nice piece augustus! (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, October 9, 2005

Poem Edited: Monday, October 10, 2005

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