Charles Garcia

Rookie (10/29/1924 / Honolulu Hawaii)

Stay A Moment Longer - Poem by Charles Garcia

Stay a Moment Longer.

I say: stay a moment longer, listen to what I have to say:

The things you do not want to hear as we are all going to
the same place, no choice but to pray.
A place we choose not to stay, this given day,

Open up your eyes from solemn sleep, put your hands
Across your heart, feel a heartbeat not to be surprised to
Know you are all there, not in part,
as we wait the dawn so much Awaits us,
not to be all-wrong.

A dream can be your tomorrow as they say; so do not
dwell in sorrow for tomorrow, could turn a life of rapture
into felicity, this is the tomorrow we waited for yesterday,
Lets be happy in it.

Charles Garcia

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  • (11/11/2007 7:30:00 AM)

    'Stay a Moment Longer' Happier because today is happening now. 'Lets be happy..., this is the tomorrow we waited for yesterday.' (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, November 8, 2007

Poem Edited: Saturday, April 23, 2011

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