Rizwan Saleem

Two Tears - Poem by Rizwan Saleem

There isn't water
In all the oceans and the seas
That can drown
But on some nights
Two tears are enough
To choke the breath in me

Topic(s) of this poem: sadness, water

Form: Blank Verse

Comments about Two Tears by Rizwan Saleem

  • (4/18/2018 12:49:00 PM)

    You know what, I actually read the title as Two Years! And two years encompassed in two tears is larger than oceans! (Report) Reply

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  • (4/18/2018 12:48:00 PM)

    wow! pithy and stark (Report) Reply

  • Abderrahmane Dakir (1/21/2016 3:10:00 AM)

    Few lines but deep meaning you share with us. Thank your for this wisdom. (Report) Reply

  • Rajnish Manga (1/16/2016 12:02:00 PM)

    With 'two tears' the true lovers of poetry will reckon you as a poet- par excellence. Thank you, Rizwan, for sharing this small yet wonderful poem. (Report) Reply

    Rizwan Saleem (1/16/2016 1:55:00 PM)

    Thank you very much for your kind words Rajnish.

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Poem Submitted: Friday, January 15, 2016

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