Heather Savage

Rookie (1990- / Federalway Washington)

You Were Gone - Poem by Heather Savage

I awoke in a cold sweat after a dream of us, All was well and nothing hurt,
We were together, Just like old times, We walked the mall, Went to your house,
Went to your room, To ‘watch’ a movie,
I was happy, And so were you, Or so it seemed to be,
My life was complete, My life was whole,
I fell asleep in the most peaceful way,
With your arms around me,
I felt warmth, I felt love, I wanted to stay,
And never leave your loving embrace.
I awoke in my dream, Only to feel so cold,
I found a note, signed by you, It said,
“I’m gone and you’re all alone”,
I don’t feel your love, I’m not warm anymore,
And I wish my dream to be a nightmare
As I realize just how true it was.

Listen to this poem:

Comments about You Were Gone by Heather Savage

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?

Read poems about / on: dream, together, house, happy, alone, life, love



Poem Submitted: Thursday, December 16, 2004



Famous Poems

  1. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  5. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  6. Stopping By Woods On A Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. I Do Not Love You Except Because I Love You
    Pablo Neruda
  9. Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep
    Mary Elizabeth Frye
  10. Television
    Roald Dahl
[Report Error]