Martinez Africanchild Breeze

Sonnet - 'Living' To 'Leave' For Love. - Poem by Martinez Africanchild Breeze

In the ashes of his youth
Came the no-moreness of his beloved.
One with whom he shared the prime of his youth.
She, like non-other, he unreservedly loved.
Upon everyday's wake,
Shortly before the escaping of the Sun from it hiding,
He casts his crying eyes to the heavens and this supplication make:
'Grant Thou to me before my days'/life's ending,
One opportunity to speak with the Love I always knew'.
Yea, this plea art to the ears of the heavens 'un-new'.
But oh! Then came his life's last breath,
When the Sun of his final day retires to the West in death:
Alas! He fell asleep in death's cold hands that evening,
But woke up in his beloved bosom next morning.

Topic(s) of this poem: sonnet

Comments about Sonnet - 'Living' To 'Leave' For Love. by Martinez Africanchild Breeze

  • Chinedu Dike (9/23/2015 9:34:00 AM)

    A well articulated love poem, nicely penned in poetic diction with good rhyme scheme. A lovely piece indeed. Thanks for sharing Martinez. Please read my poem MANDELA - THE IMMORTAL ICON. (Report) Reply

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  • Martinez Africanchild Breeze (9/15/2015 2:29:00 PM)

    @Kelly... Thank you very much, Sire. (Report) Reply

  • Kelly Kurt (9/14/2015 12:20:00 PM)

    A lovely sonnet, Martinez (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, September 14, 2015

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