Dorothy (Alves) Holmes

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We Said Goodbye - Poem by Dorothy (Alves) Holmes

We said goodbye
Long before this final farewell.
My heart once cold to any thought
Of you,
Retraces the path we took to love
So long ago.
I shed a tear for those fond memories,
And fight through the veil of time and space
That came between us.
I call no name to blame,
I will not curse the
Time lost that might have been.
Farewell to you once loved so dearlly,
How did we forget the forever of it?
I scatter you on the wind and wings
Of my memories.
Some day I shall

July 2,1982

Comments about We Said Goodbye by Dorothy (Alves) Holmes

  • Edward Kofi Louis (3/2/2016 10:20:00 AM)

    For those found memories. Nice work. (Report)Reply

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  • Howard The Motivational Poet Simon (5/9/2015 1:00:00 PM)

    Swimming in the sea of sadness. Bery touching! (Report)Reply

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  • James Mclain (9/25/2009 12:12:00 PM)

    were always..
    on the mind..
    of he whom..
    held you then so dear..iip

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, August 13, 2008

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