Jose Garcia Villa

When The World Shall Come To Its End - Poem by Jose Garcia Villa

When the world shall come to its end
On the world's last Love I'll stand.
O God will try to push me down but I
With all my force will push Him back.

He shall not be able to put out Love at all.
O I'll guard it, guard it, guard it!
And the world cannot die with Love glowing, burning,
O the world cannot die out at all.

Doomsday will be shattered, shattered!
Shattered by my standing there:
God will see whom He is contending with
And, O, He'll revolve the world again.

(Published in Have Come Am Here 1942)

Topic(s) of this poem: universe

Form: Lyric

Comments about When The World Shall Come To Its End by Jose Garcia Villa

  • Jez Brul (1/23/2018 5:47:00 PM)

    Such a great piece of work by a renowned Filipino writer.. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, June 27, 2017

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