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Sadness

Rating: 3.2
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Dear ghosts, dear presences, O my dear parents,
Why were you so sad on porches, whispering?
What great melancholies were loosed among our swings!
As before a storm one hears the leaves whispering
And marks each small change in the atmosphere,
So was it then to overhear and to fear.

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But all things then were oracle and secret.
Remember the night when, lost, returning, we turned back
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COMMENTS
Savita Tyagi 25 February 2016
Beautiful poem even though dealing with dark phases of life.
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Darlan M Cunha 25 February 2016
An amazing poem. Congratulations.
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Ratnakar Mandlik 25 February 2016
Sadness has it's own beauty, of course. Beautiful expression. Thanks for sharing.10 points.
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Edward Kofi Louis 25 February 2016
Our thoughts went with it! The river darkens and look bruised. Nice piece of work.
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Susan Williams 03 November 2015
There is no way I should call this beautiful yet it is full of beauty- painfully sad beauty
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