Sally Plumb Plumb

Silver Star - 3,406 Points (23 9 1940 / Haverhill Suffolk England)

Rendezvous - Poem by Sally Plumb Plumb

Death, I am here
waiting with the darkness
that you collect
in your velvet casket.
The pretty stars that were
my childlike eyes
have lost their light.
I am as cold and still
as a statue,
but without fright.
There are no shadows here
to worry me.
I cannot call to you
but you will hear my silence,
it is quieter than velvet.
You will carry me with ease
because I no longer exist.
Darkness lay me softly
on your black pillow of night.

Sally Plumb

Comments about Rendezvous by Sally Plumb Plumb

  • (4/17/2013 7:23:00 PM)

    Finally had some time to drop in and I must say, that is very nice.You have such a way with words (Report) Reply

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  • (12/4/2009 2:37:00 PM)

    No shadows in the dark. Yes, very insightful. Time seems to wear us into invisibility, and what need the invisible fear? (Report) Reply

  • (5/4/2009 6:58:00 AM)

    Beautiful, simply beautiful, exquisite write..10+++ (Report) Reply

  • (5/4/2009 12:53:00 AM)

    wow superbly done! i will save u from this darkness and tuck u to bed myself hehe just kidding my friend..marvelous write indeed! u always are amazing! bravo! (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, May 4, 2009

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