Maya Angelou

(4 April 1928 - 28 May 2014)

Recovery - Poem by Maya Angelou

A Last love,
proper in conclusion,
should snip the wings
forbidding further flight.
But I, now,
reft of that confusion,
am lifted up
and speeding toward the light.


Comments about Recovery by Maya Angelou

  • Sabita Sahoo (9/20/2017 3:05:00 PM)


    A Last love,
    proper in conclusion,
    should snip the wings
    forbidding further flight.
    Truly said.
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  • (2/26/2017 9:02:00 PM)


    One would believe the theme of this poem to be is: Love is like a Drug (Report) Reply

  • Indira Renganathan (12/1/2016 4:47:00 AM)


    Past is past...lost is lost....forget and fly toward the light....wonderful (Report) Reply

  • Subhas Chandra Chakra (9/9/2016 12:35:00 AM)


    A Last love,
    proper in conclusion,
    should snip the wings
    forbidding further flight.
    Beautiful line...I love it.
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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, March 9, 2016



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