Alc Harris

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Stone Lips - Poem by Alc Harris

Stone face hard lips cast heart
Always firm forever right
Grey eyes that shed not a tear
But for once I stood
At that face
Watched those tears falling down

And I wanted to hold you
Comfort you, your pain and mine
But my hands were frozen
Like you heart
That had taught me to hurt
Stay away

I watched you today
As you cried for our loss
And together we sat
Stone face hard lips cast heart

Comments about Stone Lips by Alc Harris

  • (8/30/2005 8:59:00 AM)

    Very touching poem. I like this one. Excellent job Amanda (Report) Reply

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  • (8/19/2005 10:05:00 PM)

    like the poem, reminds me of my step sad (Report) Reply

  • (8/19/2005 8:35:00 PM)

    Reminds me of my mother. Very good poem Amanda. Sincerely, Mary (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, August 19, 2005

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