Lawrence S. Pertillar

Gold Star - 88,184 Points (February/'47 / Connecticut, USA)

Many Yesterdays Gone - Poem by Lawrence S. Pertillar

Those who have aged,
To witness many yesterdays gone.
Better loved had been a past to reminisce,
When innocence was witnessed to live it.
And minor conflicts then,
We're quickly forgiven to find them romanticized.
My how time flies.

We live with hatred, bitterness and division.
Computerized by culprits disguised.
And difficult it will be,
To leave behind these evil times.
To find them loved, romanticized...
Or easy to forget and forgive.
When those of diseased minds spent their time,
Tormenting the World...
With crime, greed and more division to find.
As humanity is left dehumanized and undermined,
With it done by a few who seek darkness.
And an abyss to worship it as their home.

Topic(s) of this poem: darkness

Comments about Many Yesterdays Gone by Lawrence S. Pertillar

There is no comment submitted by members..

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

Poem Submitted: Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Poem Edited: Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Famous Poems

  1. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  5. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  6. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  7. Stopping By Woods On A Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  8. Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep
    Mary Elizabeth Frye
  9. I Do Not Love You Except Because I Love You
    Pablo Neruda
  10. Television
    Roald Dahl
[Report Error]