David Keig

Rookie - 13 Points (1951 / UK)

Regret's A Cold Companion - Poem by David Keig

Regret's no consolation
For things no longer near
Regret's no panacea
For problems that were clear
Regret's a backward looking
For things that were to last
For hopes that were to happen
Now firm stuck in the past
Regret's a cold companion
Regret's a dulling force
Regret finds its own dominion
In that process called divorce.

Comments about Regret's A Cold Companion by David Keig

  • (2/14/2017 12:21:00 AM)

    Regrets a cold companion
    I agree it is a cold companion and it is in the past which one can't control or change The most dangerous feeling on the planet Susan L (Report) Reply

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  • (11/16/2004 12:29:00 AM)

    'Regret's a cold companion'
    No truer line has been written...nice
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Poem Submitted: Monday, November 15, 2004

Poem Edited: Monday, November 15, 2004

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