Menu
Saturday, July 8, 2006

The Affair

Rating: 4.0
The
Suspicion
Discovery
Betrayal
Pounding heart
Fearful imaginings
Awful sadness

The
Questions
Recriminations
Ultimatum
Uneasy forgiveness
Reluctant understanding
Beginnings of trust

The
Lesson
Listening
Sharing
Steely determination
Cautious acceptance
Unconditional loving
Alison Cassidy
READ THIS POEM IN OTHER LANGUAGES
COMMENTS
Sulaiman Mohd Yusof 21 March 2008
awesome affair...........needs awesome writing.......................
0 0 Reply
Nimal Dunuhinga 01 November 2006
A love-cake and I see all the ingredients are there.
0 0 Reply
Brian Dorn 29 October 2006
Amazing detail in so few words... great write, Alison! Brian
0 0 Reply
Original Unknown Girl 10 October 2006
Allie - this is a very profound poem. One which is close to my heart right now, I am experiencing all of this from both sides of the coin. Thank you for such a lovely poem. xx: -)
0 0 Reply
Fil LeBoeuf 23 September 2006
Wow Alison...never heard the whole incident broken down so well...powerful word use in this one for sure. I especially like 'fearful imaginings.' Provokes instant stress into the reader. Well done!
0 0 Reply
Allie...You said it all...Stem to Stern...Straight Shootin', insightful Write...and i like it very much...Solid Penning, my dear! '''''''''''''''''''''''''fjr
0 0 Reply
Ulrike Gerbig 20 July 2006
well, i see and hear and read you! u.
0 0 Reply
Esther Leclerc 15 July 2006
When the penitent and the aggrieved come together in forgiveness and renewal, there is love.
0 0 Reply
Jerry Hughes 15 July 2006
...on second thought, it isn't just life's tapestry, it's life's D N A, and we only get one crack at that...
0 0 Reply
Linda Ori 12 July 2006
Short on words - long on meaning. You said it all, in spades. Been there, done that, with the exception of the last line - just didn't happen. Linda
0 0 Reply

Delivering Poems Around The World

Poems are the property of their respective owners. All information has been reproduced here for educational and informational purposes to benefit site visitors, and is provided at no charge...

1/15/2021 7:15:57 PM # 1.0.0.396