Stephen Lee

Rookie (4/9/1993 / Brisbane, Australia)

Your Burning Body (Haiku) - Poem by Stephen Lee

I watch your body
It sits there in the fire
Those lost memories

The flames lick your face
And I’m glad that you have gone
Because you hurt me

I loved you so much
And then you went off with him
Now you are but ash

And I watch you burn
Knowing this is how it ends
Now that you are gone

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  • (11/28/2007 8:59:00 PM)


    Wow, that is sad, i feel for you! (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, November 5, 2007

Poem Edited: Friday, April 22, 2011


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