Dónall Dempsey

Veteran Poet - 1,546 Points (15/07/56 / Curragh Camp, Co. Kildare, Eire.)

More Fool I! - Poem by Dónall Dempsey

“Let’s leap
off Lover’s Leap

& be together for
...ever! ”

She declared

And to be near her
I(without hesitation) leapt.

Love on the rocks
(not a pretty sight)
my mangled mortal remains.

She leapt too
but she cheated
(bungee jumped)

& bounced back
into the arms of her new lover.

I can still hear her

I like a ghost
haunted our past

unable to recover.

Summer turning
into winter.

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, February 20, 2008

Poem Edited: Monday, July 28, 2008

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