Obinna Kenechukwu Eruchie

The Married Pair

The married pair has lived like one alone;
their communion, mute and cold as a stone,
settles them in the dreary mood of night.
When in their house, a guest-foot sets on sight,
delight like the sun ascends in their eyes;
when to themselves they are left, the blaze dies
in their eyes. Hence both seek to walk the road
to heaven to occupy their abode.

Topic(s) of this poem: marriage

Poem Submitted: Monday, September 29, 2014
Poem Edited: Monday, September 29, 2014

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Comments about The Married Pair by Obinna Kenechukwu Eruchie

  • Jazib KamalviJazib Kamalvi (8/4/2017 7:13:00 AM)

    A nice poetic imagination, Obinna. You may like to read my poem, Love and Lust. Thanks

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