Larisa Rzhepishevska

Rookie - 117 Points (Odessa, Ukraine)

The Chat Of Two Women - Poem by Larisa Rzhepishevska

Two classmates were chatting.

By chance they've met in the street, indeed.

They were not so old and not so young,

much more than forty.

The first one said: 'I feel so young

and want to be sometimes so naughty,

I want to love again and certainly be loved, .

I want the romances to sing,

I want to fly so high in a swing,

I want to dance under the rain

in Spain, on the plain..............,

To hear sweet words of love again,

To die of passion.'

Another one said with a compassion:

'What are you talking about?

I can live happily without

all those crazy wishes of yours,

cause I don't like anyone

to shatter my peace and quiet,

I think how soon I'll be retired.

Put those foolish wishes out of your head.

We are getting old,

all we had had already past.

I remember you've always been an enthusiast.

Two women were chatting,

The first one just forgetting her age,

the other one was old enough

and her life was a real tough.

Two women were chatting,

Two different destinies and souls.

The first one was full of life.

The second one was getting empty.

Comments about The Chat Of Two Women by Larisa Rzhepishevska

  • Matt Mooney (4/24/2010 10:57:00 AM)

    A light readable poem carrying a lot of wisdom, showing up the contrasting outlooks of people of a similar age and how their attitudes to life might influence their destinies. (Report) Reply

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  • (4/24/2010 10:39:00 AM)

    its reality based poem..liked the idea and the way you wrote...lovely is this (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, April 24, 2010

Poem Edited: Sunday, April 25, 2010

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