Christian Eliab Ratnam

Rookie (27th March 1990 / Singapore)

Love, Joy, Peace And Presence - Poem by Christian Eliab Ratnam

My love for you,
How rich in depth?
For joy to cherish,
For peace to restore,
For presence to make known,
My love to engulf!

Fireworks on candles,
Roses embedded beneath.
For love so pure,
For joy to rejoice,
For peace to uphold,
For presence to overwhelm,
My love to sparkle!

Lilies on a river,
Chandelier on the sky.
For love so innocent,
For joy to compel,
For peace to touch,
For presence to gaze,
My love till death will reign!


Comments about Love, Joy, Peace And Presence by Christian Eliab Ratnam

  • (8/15/2006 7:25:00 AM)

    A poem picked from the top draw, amazing piece of class poetry
    Love duncan X
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  • (5/17/2005 8:42:00 AM)

    this is so beautiful.. you 've done an amazing work :)
    well done!
    HBH
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Poem Submitted: Sunday, March 27, 2005

Poem Edited: Saturday, May 1, 2010


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