Shueyb Boyer

Rookie (03/19/1979 / Paramaribo, Suriname)

When Not If - Poem by Shueyb Boyer

When death comes
I shall welcome it
With wide open arms
Because I anticipated it
But Let it come before day breaks
For I was born before day broke
So if death takes me before day breaks
I didn't exist I was just an illusion
To my family I was just an intrusion

When death comes
I hope it comes with peace
And when I’m laid to rest
I pray the earth has enough space

When death comes
It will be on time
I won’t leave before my time
My time was scheduled for part-time
I only pray
My time spend wasn't wasted
If it is let the good out weight the ignorance
I sometimes expressed out of hatred

Listen to this poem:

Comments about When Not If by Shueyb Boyer

There is no comment submitted by members..



Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?



Poem Submitted: Tuesday, April 27, 2010



[Report Error]