Alem Hailu Gabre Kristos

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Youth - Poem by Alem Hailu Gabre Kristos

Lured by your
Elegant posture
When at its best
Appears nature,
Replete with optimism
Courage and adventure,
All welcome you
To lament and bemoan
Your quick departure!

Topic(s) of this poem: youth


Poet's Notes about The Poem

When I was a child I was eager to be a youth and I became an adult I wished I remained a youth

Comments about Youth by Alem Hailu Gabre Kristos

  • Anil Kumar Panda (1/21/2016 12:13:00 AM)


    It comes so late and goes away so soon. Wish I could get back my youth. Liked it. (Report) Reply

    Alem Hailu G/kristos Alem Hailu G/kristos (1/21/2016 12:17:00 AM)

    You have decoded the message thank you.

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  • Akham Nilabirdhwaja Singh (1/14/2016 8:03:00 AM)


    Youthfulness is so temporal that one laments at its quick departure -a nice poem. (Report) Reply

    Alem Hailu G/kristos Alem Hailu G/kristos (1/14/2016 8:31:00 AM)

    You have got the gist thank you for the feedback!

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, January 14, 2016



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