Not Long Left

Rookie (17.05.1981 / The Molten Core)

Oh How Life.! ......... - Poem by Not Long Left

oh how time can change a man,
like water does to whiskey,
i have mellowed,
and become more drinkable.

oh how love can change a man,
like sandpaper to rough wood,
i have become smooth,
and more touchable.

oh how words can change a man,
like a childs high rise tower of building blocks,
i have reached heights i never thought i could.

oh how death can change a man,
like an oracle's cruel revelation,
i challenge fate on every corner.

oh how life can enrich a man,
like a candy bar of every flavour,
for now time is something to savour,
oh how life can span a minute,
or 100 years, before one can live it
but for me...
i am merely a fresh budding flower!

Comments about Oh How Life.! ......... by Not Long Left

  • (1/30/2006 11:10:00 AM)

    Love comes and goes and does inspire
    Most poets to reach even higher
    As with your muse, I must conceed
    you are a poet of rarer breed.
    Regards Graham.
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Poem Submitted: Monday, January 2, 2006

Poem Edited: Monday, January 2, 2006

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