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Waiting For Icarus

Rating: 4.5

He said he would be back and we'd drink wine together
He said that everything would be better than before
He said we were on the edge of a new relation
He said he would never again cringe before his father
He said that he was going to invent full-time
He said he loved me that going into me
He said was going into the world and the sky
He said all the buckles were very firm
He said the wax was the best wax
He said Wait for me here on the beach

He said Just don't cry
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COMMENTS OF THE POEM
Dr Antony Theodore 10 October 2019

have been waiting all day, or perhaps longer. I would have liked to try those wings myself. It would have been better than this. The legend. very fine poem. tony

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Jonathan 12 September 2018

This poem is a nightmare, honestly. Ugh. The wording at the end of the first stanza is so awkward.

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