Leila Kay

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My Heart....My Tomb - Poem by Leila Kay

I lay before you a barren place
What was once filled with desire and laughter
Beauty and joy
Once untarnished
Never a secret nor a lie to the love that was contained inside
Now an empty tomb

Where once love flourished like spring blossom
Where i fought to preserve purity
Today waits to be covered and left alone
Solitude my companion and he
Darkness is my friend

Abandoned flowers
Wilted and dry
Flourishing only on grief and tears

A timeless void
Lost its glory
Filling its empty pit with tears of time
A place once called home
My heart...
Today my tomb

Comments about My Heart....My Tomb by Leila Kay

  • (5/1/2007 4:03:00 PM)

    I hope that things are better now after this difficult time expressed,
    Light for your path and flowers for your heart
    Love duncan X

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  • (4/29/2007 8:43:00 AM)

    Where there is darkness and pain, there will one day be light and love again Leila... andy x (Report)Reply

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  • (3/13/2007 6:42:00 PM)

    In a way very comforting to read. Seems like you have accepted the outcome. I believe we cannot change what we do not have. Accepting is possessing and therefore opens the door to change. (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, March 1, 2007

Poem Edited: Tuesday, January 25, 2011

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